Upstream information

CVE-2014-4910 at MITRE

Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in tools/backlight_helper.c in X.Org xf86-video-intel 2.99.911 allows remote attackers to create or overwrite arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in the interface name.

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 4.6
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
No SUSE Bugzilla entries cross referenced.

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • xf86-video-intel >= 2.99.914-7.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • xf86-video-intel >= 2.99.917.641_ge4ef6e9-12.3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • xf86-video-intel >= 2.99.917.770_gcb6ba2da-1.23
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
  • xf86-video-intel >= 2.99.917+git781.c8990575-1.27
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
  • xf86-video-intel >= 2.99.914-4.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
  • xf86-video-intel >= 2.99.917+git781.c8990575-1.34
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • xf86-video-intel >= 2.99.917+git781.c8990575-lp150.1.11
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA xf86-video-intel
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • xf86-video-intel >= 2.99.917.703_b45dbdb-1.1
  • xf86-video-intel-32bit >= 2.99.917.703_b45dbdb-1.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA xf86-video-intel


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 BCL xf86-video-intel Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS ERICSSON xf86-video-intel Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS SAP xf86-video-intel Already fixed