Upstream information

CVE-2017-9074 at MITRE

Description

The IPv6 fragmentation implementation in the Linux kernel through 4.11.1 does not consider that the nexthdr field may be associated with an invalid option, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and BUG) or possibly have unspecified other impact via crafted socket and send system calls.

SUSE information

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 7.15 2.11
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Local Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Complete None
Integrity Impact Complete None
Availability Impact Complete Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 7.8 5.5
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Access Vector Local Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required Low Low
User Interaction None None
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High None
Integrity Impact High None
Availability Impact High High

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1039882 [IN_PROGRESS]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • kernel-debug >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
  • kernel-debug-base >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
  • kernel-debug-base-debuginfo >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
  • kernel-debug-debuginfo >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
  • kernel-debug-debugsource >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
  • kernel-debug-devel >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
  • kernel-debug-devel-debuginfo >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
  • kernel-default >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
  • kernel-default-base-debuginfo >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
  • kernel-default-debuginfo >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
  • kernel-default-debugsource >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
  • kernel-devel >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
  • kernel-docs >= 4.4.70-18.9.2
  • kernel-docs-html >= 4.4.70-18.9.2
  • kernel-docs-pdf >= 4.4.70-18.9.2
  • kernel-macros >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
  • kernel-obs-build >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
  • kernel-obs-build-debugsource >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
  • kernel-obs-qa >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
  • kernel-source >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
  • kernel-source-vanilla >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
  • kernel-syms >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
  • kernel-vanilla >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
  • kernel-vanilla-base >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
  • kernel-vanilla-base-debuginfo >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
  • kernel-vanilla-debuginfo >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
  • kernel-vanilla-debugsource >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
  • kernel-vanilla-devel >= 4.4.70-18.9.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2017-666


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
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 11 SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 11 SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12 GA
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12 SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12 SP2
kernel-source