Upstream information

CVE-2011-3351 at MITRE

Description

openvas-scanner before 2011-09-11 creates a temporary file insecurely when generating OVAL system characteristics document with the ovaldi integrated tool enabled. A local attacker could use this flaw to conduct symlink attacks to overwrite arbitrary files on the system.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Pending

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

SUSE Bugzilla entry: 716367 [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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 openvas-scanner Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for SAP Enterprise Search openvas-scanner Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 openvas-scanner Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS openvas-scanner Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 openvas-scanner Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS openvas-scanner Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware openvas-scanner Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 openvas-scanner Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS openvas-scanner Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware openvas-scanner Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 openvas-scanner Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS openvas-scanner Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 openvas-scanner Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 openvas-scanner Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Business All-in-One openvas-scanner Affected