Upstream information

CVE-2018-16402 at MITRE

Description

libelf/elf_end.c in elfutils 0.173 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (double free and application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact because it tries to decompress twice.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Pending

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v3 Scores
  SUSE
Base Score 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Low
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1107066 [NEW]

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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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
CaaS Platform 1.0 elfutils Not affected
CaaS Platform 2.0 elfutils Not affected
OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7.0 elfutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 elfutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 GA elfutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 elfutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP3 elfutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS elfutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 elfutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS elfutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS elfutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS elfutils Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 elfutils Not affected