Bug 1628016 (CVE-2018-16422)

Summary: CVE-2018-16422 opensc: Buffer overflow handling responses from esteid cards in pkcs15-esteid.c:sc_pkcs15emu_esteid_init()
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Sam Fowler <sfowler>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact:
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Version: unspecifiedCC: gmazyland, jjelen, klember, nmavrogi, tmraz
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OS: Linux   
Fixed In Version: opensc 0.19.0-rc1 Doc Type: If docs needed, set a value
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Last Closed: 2019-08-06 13:19:35 UTC Type: ---
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Bug Depends On: 1628017, 1628018, 1630207    
Bug Blocks: 1622787    

Description Sam Fowler 2018-09-12 05:39:27 UTC
A single byte buffer overflow when handling responses from an esteid Card in sc_pkcs15emu_esteid_init in libopensc/pkcs15-esteid.c in OpenSC before 0.19.0-rc1 could be used by attackers able to supply crafted smartcards to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact.

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Comment 1 Sam Fowler 2018-09-12 05:39:59 UTC
Created opensc tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1628017]

Comment 5 errata-xmlrpc 2019-08-06 12:21:50 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

Via RHSA-2019:2154 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:2154

Comment 6 Product Security DevOps Team 2019-08-06 13:19:35 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):