Upstream information

CVE-2020-10696 at MITRE


A path traversal flaw was found in Buildah in versions before 1.14.5. This flaw allows an attacker to trick a user into building a malicious container image hosted on an HTTP(s) server and then write files to the user's system anywhere that the user has permissions.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 9.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 8.8 8.8
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction Required Required
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High High
Integrity Impact High High
Availability Impact High High
CVSSv3 Version 3.1 3.1
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1167864 [NEW]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Containers 15 SP1
  • buildah >= 1.17.0-3.6.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Containers 15 SP2
  • buildah >= 1.17.0-3.6.1
openSUSE Leap 15.1
  • buildah >= 1.17.0-lp151.2.6.1
openSUSE Leap 15.2
  • buildah >= 1.19.2-lp152.2.3.1
  • libcontainers-common >= 20210112-lp152.2.6.1
  • podman >= 2.2.1-lp152.4.9.1
  • podman-cni-config >= 2.2.1-lp152.4.9.1

Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise 15-SP1 Module for Containers buildah Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise 15-SP2 Module for Containers buildah Released