Upstream information

CVE-2022-23437 at MITRE

Description

There's a vulnerability within the Apache Xerces Java (XercesJ) XML parser when handling specially crafted XML document payloads. This causes, the XercesJ XML parser to wait in an infinite loop, which may sometimes consume system resources for prolonged duration. This vulnerability is present within XercesJ version 2.12.1 and the previous versions.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.1
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Complete
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 6.5 7.5
Vector CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H CVSS:3.1/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 Required None
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact High High
CVSSv3 Version 3.1 3.1
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1195108 [IN_PROGRESS], 1196394 [NEW]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
HPE Helion Openstack 8
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
Patchnames:
HPE-Helion-OpenStack-8-2022-542
Image SLES15-SP2-Manager-4-1-Server-BYOS-Azure
Image SLES15-SP2-Manager-4-1-Server-BYOS-EC2-HVM
Image SLES15-SP2-Manager-4-1-Server-BYOS-GCE
Image SLES15-SP3-Manager-4-2-Server-BYOS-Azure
Image SLES15-SP3-Manager-4-2-Server-BYOS-EC2-HVM
Image SLES15-SP3-Manager-4-2-Server-BYOS-GCE
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SUSE-CAASP-4.0-2022-500
SUSE Enterprise Storage 6
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-Storage-6-2022-500
SUSE Enterprise Storage 7
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-Storage-7-2022-503
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Storage 7.1
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.2
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.2
SUSE Manager Server 4.2
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP3-2022-503
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1-ESPOS
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-HPC-15-SP1-ESPOS-2022-500
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1-LTSS
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-HPC-15-SP1-LTSS-2022-500
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2-ESPOS
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-HPC-15-SP2-ESPOS-2022-503
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2-LTSS
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-HPC-15-SP2-LTSS-2022-503
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-ESPOS
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-LTSS
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-HPC-15-2022-500
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11 SP3
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.8.1-238.29.8.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.8.1-238.29.8.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.8.1-238.29.8.1
Patchnames:
sleposp3-xerces-j2-14889
SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP2
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-RT-15-SP2-2022-503
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4-LTSS
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.8.1-238.29.8.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.8.1-238.29.8.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.8.1-238.29.8.1
Patchnames:
slessp4-xerces-j2-14889
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-BCL
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-BCL-2022-542
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3-BCL
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-BCL-2022-542
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3-ESPOS
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-ESPOS-2022-542
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3-LTSS
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2022-542
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4-ESPOS
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-ESPOS-2022-542
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4-LTSS
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-LTSS-2022-542
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-demo >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-scripts >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP5-2022-542
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP5-2022-542
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1-BCL
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-SLES-15-SP1-BCL-2022-500
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1-LTSS
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-SLES-15-SP1-LTSS-2022-500
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2-BCL
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-SLES-15-SP2-BCL-2022-503
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2-LTSS
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-SLES-15-SP2-LTSS-2022-503
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15-LTSS
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-SLES-15-2022-500
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP3-2022-542
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP4-2022-542
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-SLES_SAP-15-SP1-2022-500
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-SLES_SAP-15-SP2-2022-503
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-SLES_SAP-15-2022-500
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5
  • xerces-j2-demo >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-scripts >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP5-2022-542
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.1
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-SUSE-Manager-Proxy-4.1-2022-503
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.1
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-SUSE-Manager-Retail-Branch-Server-4.1-2022-503
SUSE Manager Server 4.1
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-SUSE-Manager-Server-4.1-2022-503
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-8-2022-542
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-9-2022-542
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Crowbar-8-2022-542
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.8.1-268.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Crowbar-9-2022-542
openSUSE Leap 15.3
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
  • xerces-j2-demo >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
  • xerces-j2-javadoc >= 2.12.0-3.3.1
  • xerces-j2-scripts >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-apis >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
  • xerces-j2-xml-resolver >= 2.11.0-4.3.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-SLE-15.3-2022-500
openSUSE-SLE-15.3-2022-503
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • ruby3.1-rubygem-nokogiri >= 1.13.4-1.1
  • xerces-j2 >= 2.12.2-1.1
  • xerces-j2-demo >= 2.12.2-1.1
  • xerces-j2-javadoc >= 2.12.2-1.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA ruby3.1-rubygem-nokogiri-1.13.4-1.1
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA xerces-j2-2.12.2-1.1


First public cloud image revisions this CVE is fixed in:


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
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Enterprise Storage 6 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Enterprise Storage 7 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP3 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP4 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 LTSS xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 ESPOS xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 LTSS xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 ESPOS xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 LTSS xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP3 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP4 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP3 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP4 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service 11 SP3 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP2 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 xerces-j2 Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 xerces-j2 Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 BCL xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 BCL xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ESPOS xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 ESPOS xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 LTSS xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 LTSS xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 LTSS xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP1 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP2 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP3 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Storage 7.1 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.1 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.2 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.3 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.1 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.2 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.3 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Manager Server 4.1 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Manager Server 4.2 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE Manager Server 4.3 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 xerces-j2 Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 xerces-j2 Released