Upstream information

CVE-2019-10183 at MITRE

Description

Virt-install(1) utility used to provision new virtual machines has introduced an option '--unattended' to create VMs without user interaction. This option accepts guest VM password as command line arguments, thus leaking them to others users on the system via process listing. It was introduced recently in the virt-manager v2.2.0 release.

SUSE information

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

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 2.1
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 3.3 3.2
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Local Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required Low Low
User Interaction None Required
Scope Unchanged Changed
Confidentiality Impact Low Low
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact None None
CVSSv3 Version 3 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1140211 [RESOLVED / UPSTREAM]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15 SP2
  • virt-install >= 2.2.1-8.38
  • virt-manager >= 2.2.1-8.38
  • virt-manager-common >= 2.2.1-8.38


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 virt-manager Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 Module for Server Applications virt-manager Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise 15-SP1 Module for Server Applications virt-manager Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 virt-manager Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 virt-manager Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP4 virt-manager Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS virt-manager Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 LTSS virt-manager Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS virt-manager Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 virt-manager Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 virt-manager Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 virt-manager Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 virt-manager Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 virt-manager Affected