Upstream information

CVE-2017-5836 at MITRE

Description

The plist_free_data function in plist.c in libplist allows attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via vectors involving an integer node that is treated as a PLIST_KEY and then triggers an invalid free.

SUSE information

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 4.96 1.85
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network Local
Access Complexity Low Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact Partial Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact High

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1023807 [RESOLVED / ], 1023848 [RESOLVED / ]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • libplist >= 1.8-10.9.1
  • libplist++1 >= 1.8-10.9.1
  • libplist1 >= 1.8-10.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2017-835
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • libplist >= 1.12-19.1
  • libplist++3 >= 1.12-19.1
  • libplist3 >= 1.12-19.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2017-849
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • libplist >= 1.8-10.9.1
  • libplist1 >= 1.8-10.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-835
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • libplist >= 1.12-19.1
  • libplist3 >= 1.12-19.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-849
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • libplist >= 1.12-19.1
  • libplist3 >= 1.12-19.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2017-849
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1
  • libplist >= 1.8-10.9.1
  • libplist++-devel >= 1.8-10.9.1
  • libplist++1 >= 1.8-10.9.1
  • libplist-devel >= 1.8-10.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2017-835
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2
  • libplist >= 1.8-10.9.1
  • libplist++-devel >= 1.12-19.1
  • libplist++1 >= 1.8-10.9.1
  • libplist-devel >= 1.12-19.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2017-835
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2017-849
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP1
  • libplist >= 1.8-10.9.1
  • libplist++1 >= 1.8-10.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP1-2017-835
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP2
  • libplist >= 1.12-19.1
  • libplist++3 >= 1.12-19.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP2-2017-849
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • libplist >= 1.12-7.1
  • libplist++-devel >= 1.12-7.1
  • libplist++3 >= 1.12-7.1
  • libplist++3-32bit >= 1.12-7.1
  • libplist++3-debuginfo >= 1.12-7.1
  • libplist++3-debuginfo-32bit >= 1.12-7.1
  • libplist-debugsource >= 1.12-7.1
  • libplist-devel >= 1.12-7.1
  • libplist3 >= 1.12-7.1
  • libplist3-32bit >= 1.12-7.1
  • libplist3-debuginfo >= 1.12-7.1
  • libplist3-debuginfo-32bit >= 1.12-7.1
  • plistutil >= 1.12-7.1
  • plistutil-debuginfo >= 1.12-7.1
  • python-plist >= 1.12-7.1
  • python-plist-debuginfo >= 1.12-7.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2017-283
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • libplist >= 1.12-7.3.1
  • libplist++-devel >= 1.12-7.3.1
  • libplist++3 >= 1.12-7.3.1
  • libplist++3-32bit >= 1.12-7.3.1
  • libplist++3-debuginfo >= 1.12-7.3.1
  • libplist++3-debuginfo-32bit >= 1.12-7.3.1
  • libplist-debugsource >= 1.12-7.3.1
  • libplist-devel >= 1.12-7.3.1
  • libplist3 >= 1.12-7.3.1
  • libplist3-32bit >= 1.12-7.3.1
  • libplist3-debuginfo >= 1.12-7.3.1
  • libplist3-debuginfo-32bit >= 1.12-7.3.1
  • plistutil >= 1.12-7.3.1
  • plistutil-debuginfo >= 1.12-7.3.1
  • python-plist >= 1.12-7.3.1
  • python-plist-debuginfo >= 1.12-7.3.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2017-627