Upstream information

CVE-2019-13636 at MITRE

Description

In GNU patch through 2.7.6, the following of symlinks is mishandled in certain cases other than input files. This affects inp.c and util.c.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Pending

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5.8
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5.9 3.9
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:L
Access Vector Network Local
Access Complexity High Low
Privileges Required None Low
User Interaction None Required
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact High Low
Availability Impact None Low
CVSSv3 Version 3 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1142041 [NEW]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
SLES for SAP Applications patch Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 Module for Development Tools patch Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise 15-SP1 Module for Basesystem patch Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 patch Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 patch Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP4 patch Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 patch Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 patch Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS patch Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS patch Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 LTSS patch Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS patch Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS patch Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 patch Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 patch Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 patch Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 patch Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 patch Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 patch Affected