Upstream information

CVE-2017-9233 at MITRE

Description

XML External Entity vulnerability in libexpat 2.2.0 and earlier (Expat XML Parser Library) allows attackers to put the parser in an infinite loop using a malformed external entity definition from an external DTD.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network Network
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 SUSE
Base Score 7.5 7.5
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction None None
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact High High
CVSSv3 Version 3 3
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1030296 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 1047236 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 1073350 [RESOLVED / NORESPONSE], 1123115 [RESOLVED / INVALID], 983216 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
Container caasp/v4/default-http-backend:beta1
Container caasp/v4/dnsmasq-nanny:2.78
Container caasp/v4/flannel:0.9.1
Container caasp/v4/haproxy:beta1
Container caasp/v4/kubedns:beta1
Container caasp/v4/nginx-ingress-controller:beta1
Container caasp/v4/openldap:beta1
Container caasp/v4/pause:1.0.0
Container caasp/v4/pv-recycler-node:8.25
Container caasp/v4/salt-api:beta1
Container caasp/v4/salt-master:beta1
Container caasp/v4/salt-minion:beta1
Container caasp/v4/sidecar:beta1
Container caasp/v4/velum:4.0.0
  • expat >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat1 >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
Container suse/sles12sp4:latest
Container suse/sles12sp5:latest
  • libexpat1 >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
HPE Helion Openstack 8
  • libpython3_4m1_0 >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3 >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-base >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3-curses >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-devel >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
Patchnames:
HPE-Helion-OpenStack-8-2020-497
Openstack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7
  • expat >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat1 >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Magnum-Orchestration-7-2017-1419
SUSE CaaS Platform ALL
  • caasp-container-manifests >= 0.0.0+git_r155_93e40ab-2.3.3
  • container-feeder >= 0.0.0+20170901.git_r55_17ecbd3-2.3.3
  • expat >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat1 >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • sles12-mariadb-docker-image >= 1.1.0-2.3.10
  • sles12-pause-docker-image >= 1.1.0-2.3.11
  • sles12-pv-recycler-node-docker-image >= 1.1.0-2.3.10
  • sles12-salt-api-docker-image >= 1.1.0-2.3.9
  • sles12-salt-master-docker-image >= 1.1.0-4.3.10
  • sles12-salt-minion-docker-image >= 1.1.0-2.3.8
  • sles12-velum-docker-image >= 1.1.0-4.3.9
Patchnames:
SUSE-CAASP-ALL-2017-1419
SUSE-CAASP-ALL-2017-1531
SUSE Enterprise Storage 5
  • libpython3_4m1_0 >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3 >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-base >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3-curses >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-devel >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-Storage-5-2020-497
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • expat >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat1 >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat1-32bit >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2017-1419
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • expat >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat1 >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat1-32bit >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2017-1419
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4
  • expat >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat1 >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat1-32bit >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libpython3_4m1_0 >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3 >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-base >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3-curses >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP4-2020-497
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5
  • expat >= 2.1.0-21.9.1
  • libexpat1 >= 2.1.0-21.9.1
  • libexpat1-32bit >= 2.1.0-21.9.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2
  • expat >= 2.2.5-3.6.1
  • libexpat-devel >= 2.2.5-3.6.1
  • libexpat1 >= 2.2.5-3.6.1
  • libexpat1-32bit >= 2.2.5-3.6.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1
  • expat >= 2.2.5-1.140
  • libexpat-devel >= 2.2.5-1.140
  • libexpat1 >= 2.2.5-1.140
  • libexpat1-32bit >= 2.2.5-1.140
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Containers 12
  • sles12-docker-image >= 1.1.4-20171002
  • sles12sp1-docker-image >= 1.0.7-20171002
  • sles12sp2-docker-image >= 1.0.2-20180821
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Module-Containers-12-2017-1672
SUSE-SLE-Module-Containers-12-2017-1673
SUSE-SLE-Module-Containers-12-2018-1762
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Web Scripting 12
  • libpython3_4m1_0 >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3 >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-base >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Module-Web-Scripting-12-2020-497
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 12 SP2-CLIENT
  • libpython3_4m1_0 >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3 >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-base >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3-curses >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-devel >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-POS-12-SP2-CLIENT-2020-497
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4
  • expat >= 2.0.1-88.42.3.2
  • libexpat1 >= 2.0.1-88.42.3.2
  • libexpat1-32bit >= 2.0.1-88.42.3.2
  • libexpat1-x86 >= 2.0.1-88.42.3.2
Patchnames:
slessp4-expat-13267
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1-LTSS
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1-LTSS
  • libpython3_4m1_0 >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3 >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-base >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3-curses >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-devel >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2020-497
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-BCL
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2-BCL
  • libpython3_4m1_0 >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3 >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-base >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3-curses >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-BCL-2020-497
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-ESPOS
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2-ESPOS
  • libpython3_4m1_0 >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3 >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-base >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3-curses >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-devel >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-ESPOS-2020-497
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-LTSS
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2-LTSS
  • libpython3_4m1_0 >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3 >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-base >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3-curses >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-devel >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2020-497
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • expat >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat1 >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat1-32bit >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-1419
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3-BCL
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3-BCL
  • libpython3_4m1_0 >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3 >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-base >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3-curses >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-BCL-2020-497
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3-ESPOS
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3-ESPOS
  • libpython3_4m1_0 >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3 >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-base >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3-curses >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-devel >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-ESPOS-2020-497
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3-LTSS
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3-LTSS
  • libpython3_4m1_0 >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3 >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-base >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3-curses >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-devel >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2020-497
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • expat >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat1 >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat1-32bit >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2017-1419
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
  • expat >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat1 >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat1-32bit >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libpython3_4m1_0 >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3 >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-base >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3-curses >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2020-497
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
  • expat >= 2.1.0-21.9.1
  • libexpat1 >= 2.1.0-21.9.1
  • libexpat1-32bit >= 2.1.0-21.9.1
  • libpython3_4m1_0 >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • libpython3_4m1_0-32bit >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3 >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-base >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3-curses >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-tk >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP5-2020-497
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • expat >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat1 >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2017-1419
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1
  • libpython3_4m1_0 >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3 >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-base >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3-curses >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-devel >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP1-2020-497
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2
  • expat >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat1 >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat1-32bit >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libpython3_4m1_0 >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3 >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-base >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3-curses >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-devel >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP2-2020-497
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-1419
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3
  • expat >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat1 >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat1-32bit >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libpython3_4m1_0 >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3 >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-base >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3-curses >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-devel >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP3-2020-497
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2017-1419
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4
  • libpython3_4m1_0 >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3 >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-base >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3-curses >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2020-497
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5
  • libpython3_4m1_0 >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • libpython3_4m1_0-32bit >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3 >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-base >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3-curses >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-tk >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP5-2020-497
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • expat >= 2.0.1-88.42.3.2
  • libexpat-devel >= 2.0.1-88.42.3.2
Patchnames:
sdksp4-expat-13267
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2
  • expat >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat-devel >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2017-1419
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
  • expat >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat-devel >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2017-1419
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4
  • libexpat-devel >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • python3 >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-base >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3-dbm >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-devel >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP4-2020-497
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5
  • libexpat-devel >= 2.1.0-21.9.1
  • python3 >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-base >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3-dbm >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-devel >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP5-2020-497
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7
  • libpython3_4m1_0 >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3 >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-base >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3-curses >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-devel >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-7-2020-497
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8
  • libpython3_4m1_0 >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3 >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-base >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3-curses >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-devel >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-8-2020-497
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8
  • libpython3_4m1_0 >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3 >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-base >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
  • python3-curses >= 3.4.10-25.39.3
  • python3-devel >= 3.4.10-25.39.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Crowbar-8-2020-497
SUSE Studio Onsite 1.3
  • expat >= 2.0.1-88.42.3.2
  • libexpat-devel >= 2.0.1-88.42.3.2
Patchnames:
slestso13-expat-13267
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • expat >= 2.2.5-lp150.1.9
  • libexpat1 >= 2.2.5-lp150.1.9
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA expat
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • expat >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • expat-debuginfo >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • expat-debuginfo-32bit >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • expat-debugsource >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat-devel >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat-devel-32bit >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat1 >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat1-32bit >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat1-debuginfo >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
  • libexpat1-debuginfo-32bit >= 2.1.0-21.3.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2017-993
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • expat >= 2.1.0-24.1
  • expat-debuginfo >= 2.1.0-24.1
  • expat-debuginfo-32bit >= 2.1.0-24.1
  • expat-debugsource >= 2.1.0-24.1
  • libexpat-devel >= 2.1.0-24.1
  • libexpat-devel-32bit >= 2.1.0-24.1
  • libexpat1 >= 2.1.0-24.1
  • libexpat1-32bit >= 2.1.0-24.1
  • libexpat1-debuginfo >= 2.1.0-24.1
  • libexpat1-debuginfo-32bit >= 2.1.0-24.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2017-993


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
Magnum Orchestration expat Released
SLES_LTSS-10-SP4 expat Released
SUSE Container as a Service Platform 1.0 expat Released
SUSE Container as a Service Platform 2.0 expat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 Module for Containers sles12-docker-image Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 Module for Containers sles12sp1-docker-image Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 Module for Containers sles12sp2-docker-image Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 expat Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 expat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 expat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 expat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 expat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS expat Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS expat Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 expat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 expat Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 expat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 expat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 expat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 expat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 expat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for the Raspberry Pi expat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 expat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 expat Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 expat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 expat Released
SUSE Studio Onsite expat Released