Upstream information

CVE-2014-8517 at MITRE


The fetch_url function in usr.bin/ftp/fetch.c in tnftp, as used in NetBSD 5.1 through 5.1.4, 5.2 through 5.2.2, 6.0 through 6.0.6, and 6.1 through 6.1.5 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a | (pipe) character at the end of an HTTP redirect.

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 SUSE
Base Score 7.5 6.8
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Low Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Partial Partial
Integrity Impact Partial Partial
Availability Impact Partial Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 903011 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:


List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • tnftp >= 20151004-lp150.1.9
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA tnftp-20151004-lp150.1.9
openSUSE Leap 15.2
  • tnftp >= 20151004-lp152.3.8
openSUSE Leap 15.2 GA tnftp-20151004-lp152.3.3
openSUSE Leap 15.3
  • tnftp >= 20151004-bp153.1.16
openSUSE Leap 15.3 GA tnftp-20151004-bp153.1.16
openSUSE Leap 15.4
  • tnftp >= 20151004-bp154.2.20
openSUSE Leap 15.4 GA tnftp-20151004-bp154.2.20
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • tnftp >= 20151004-1.3

SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Wed Oct 29 06:38:53 2014
CVE page last modified: Sat Jun 15 22:22:18 2024