Upstream information

CVE-2015-8860 at MITRE

Description

The tar package before 2.0.0 for Node.js allows remote attackers to write to arbitrary files via a symlink attack in an archive.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 976547 [RESOLVED / INVALID]

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Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 java-1_7_0-openjdk Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 java-1_7_0-openjdk Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 java-1_7_0-openjdk Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS java-1_7_0-openjdk Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS java-1_7_0-openjdk Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS java-1_7_0-openjdk Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 java-1_7_0-openjdk Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 java-1_7_0-openjdk Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 java-1_7_0-openjdk Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 java-1_7_0-openjdk Released