Upstream information

CVE-2020-9488 at MITRE

Description

Improper validation of certificate with host mismatch in Apache Log4j SMTP appender. This could allow an SMTPS connection to be intercepted by a man-in-the-middle attack which could leak any log messages sent through that appender. Fixed in Apache Log4j 2.12.3 and 2.13.1

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 3.7 3.7
Vector CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N
Attack Vector Network Network
Attack Complexity High High
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction None None
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact Low Low
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact None None
CVSSv3 Version 3.1 3.1
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1170535 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.3
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.3
SUSE Manager Server 4.3
  • log4j >= 2.17.1-4.20.1
  • log4j-javadoc >= 2.17.1-4.20.1
  • log4j-jcl >= 2.17.1-4.20.1
  • log4j-slf4j >= 2.17.1-4.20.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP4 GA log4j-2.17.1-4.20.1
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • log4j >= 2.13.2-1.9
  • log4j-javadoc >= 2.13.2-1.9
  • log4j-jcl >= 2.13.2-1.9
  • log4j-slf4j >= 2.13.2-1.9
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA log4j-2.13.2-1.9


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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. The updates are grouped by state of their lifecycle. SUSE product lifecycles are documented on the lifecycle page.

Product(s) Source package State
Products under general support and receiving all security fixes.
SUSE Enterprise Storage 7 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Enterprise Storage 7.1 log4j Already fixed
SUSE Enterprise Storage 7.1 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP4 log4j Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP4 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP4 log4j Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP4 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP4 log4j Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP4 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP4 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP3 log4j Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP3 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4 log4j Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4 log4j Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5 log4j Not affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.2 log4j Already fixed
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.2 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.3 log4j Already fixed
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.3 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.2 log4j Already fixed
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.2 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.3 log4j Already fixed
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.3 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.2 log4j Already fixed
SUSE Manager Server 4.2 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.3 log4j Already fixed
SUSE Manager Server 4.3 log4j12 Not affected
Products under Long Term Service Pack support and receiving important and critical security fixes.
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP4 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1-ESPOS log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1-LTSS log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2-ESPOS log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2-LTSS log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP3 log4j Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP3 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP3-ESPOS log4j Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP3-ESPOS log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP3-LTSS log4j Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP3-LTSS log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-ESPOS log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-LTSS log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP3 log4j Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP3 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP1 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP2 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP3 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-BCL log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4-LTSS log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1-LTSS log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2-LTSS log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3 log4j Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3-LTSS log4j Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3-LTSS log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15-ESPOS log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP2 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP3 log4j Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP3 log4j12 Not affected
Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 log4j Not affected
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0 log4j Not affected
SUSE Enterprise Storage 6 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP1 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP2 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP3 log4j Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP3 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP2 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3-LTSS log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4-LTSS log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1-LTSS log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-ESPOS log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-LTSS log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3-BCL log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3-ESPOS log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3-LTSS log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4-ESPOS log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1-BCL log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2-BCL log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3-BCL log4j Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3-BCL log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15-LTSS log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 log4j Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4 log4j Not affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.0 log4j Not affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.1 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.0 log4j Not affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.1 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.0 log4j Not affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.1 log4j12 Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 log4j Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 log4j Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 log4j Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 log4j Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 log4j Not affected


SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Sat Apr 25 20:24:58 2020
CVE page last modified: Fri Jan 20 15:18:55 2023