Upstream information

CVE-2017-7611 at MITRE

Description

The check_symtab_shndx function in elflint.c in elfutils 0.168 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer over-read and application crash) via a crafted ELF file.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Pending

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 4.3 1.9
Vector AV:N/AC:M/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 Medium Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact Partial Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5.5 3.3
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
Access Vector Local Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction Required Required
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact High Low
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1033088 [NEW]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.


List of planned updates

The following information is the current evaluation information for this security issue. It might neither be accurate nor complete, Use at own risk.
Product(s) Source package
  • OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7.0
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
elfutils


Status of this issue by product and package

Product(s) Source package State
OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7.0 elfutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 elfutils Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 elfutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 elfutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP1 elfutils Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2 elfutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS elfutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 elfutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS elfutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 elfutils Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 elfutils Affected