Upstream information

CVE-2016-10369 at MITRE


unixsocket.c in lxterminal through 0.3.0 insecurely uses /tmp for a socket file, allowing a local user to cause a denial of service (preventing terminal launch), or possibly have other impact (bypassing terminal access control).

SUSE information

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

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
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.8
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
CVSSv3 Version 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1038127 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • lxterminal >= 0.2.0-4.3.1
  • lxterminal-debuginfo >= 0.2.0-4.3.1
  • lxterminal-debugsource >= 0.2.0-4.3.1
  • lxterminal-lang >= 0.2.0-4.3.1
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • lxterminal >= 0.2.0-7.1
  • lxterminal-debuginfo >= 0.2.0-7.1
  • lxterminal-debugsource >= 0.2.0-7.1
  • lxterminal-lang >= 0.2.0-7.1