Upstream information

CVE-2013-2069 at MITRE


Red Hat livecd-tools before 13.4.4, 17.x before 17.17, 18.x before 18.16, and 19.x before 19.3, when a rootpw directive is not set in a Kickstart file, sets the root user password to empty, which allows local users to gain privileges.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.2
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
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List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 6
  • openstack-heat-templates >= 0.0.0+git.1452795102.e53f5d3-1.1
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 6 GA openstack-heat-templates