CVE-2016-4536

NameCVE-2016-4536
DescriptionThe client in OpenAFS before 1.6.17 does not properly initialize the (1) AFSStoreStatus, (2) AFSStoreVolumeStatus, (3) VldbListByAttributes, and (4) ListAddrByAttributes structures, which might allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive memory information by leveraging access to RPC call traffic.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-493-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
openafs (PTS)jessie1.6.9-2+deb8u7fixed
jessie (security)1.6.9-2+deb8u8fixed
stretch (security), stretch1.6.20-2+deb9u2fixed
buster, sid1.8.2-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
openafssource(unstable)1.6.17-1medium
openafssourcejessie1.6.9-2+deb8u6medium
openafssourcewheezy1.6.1-3+deb7u6mediumDLA-493-1

Notes

https://www.openafs.org/pages/security/OPENAFS-SA-2016-002.txt

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