Upstream information

CVE-2011-1946 at MITRE

Description

gnomesu-pam-backend in libgnomesu 1.0.0 prints an error message but proceeds with the non-error code path upon failure of the setgid or setuid function, which allows local users to gain privileges by leveraging access to two unprivileged user accounts, and running many processes under one of these accounts.

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 7.2
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 695627 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • libgnomesu >= 2.0.0-353.6.2
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 2.0.0-353.6.2
  • libgnomesu0 >= 2.0.0-353.6.2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • libgnomesu >= 1.0.0-352.84
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 1.0.0-352.84
  • libgnomesu0 >= 1.0.0-352.84
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15
  • libgnomesu >= 2.0.2-1.137
  • libgnomesu-devel >= 2.0.2-1.137
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 2.0.2-1.137
  • libgnomesu0 >= 2.0.2-1.137
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • libgnomesu >= 1.0.0-307.10.1
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 1.0.0-307.10.1
  • libgnomesu0 >= 1.0.0-307.10.1
Patchnames:
slessp1-libgnomesu
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • libgnomesu >= 1.0.0-307.10.1
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 1.0.0-307.10.1
  • libgnomesu0 >= 1.0.0-307.10.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • libgnomesu-devel >= 1.0.0-307.10.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5
  • libgnomesu-devel >= 2.0.0-353.6.2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1
  • libgnomesu-devel >= 1.0.0-352.84
openSUSE 11.4
  • libgnomesu >= 1.0.0-329.334.1
  • libgnomesu-debuginfo >= 1.0.0-329.334.1
  • libgnomesu-debugsource >= 1.0.0-329.334.1
  • libgnomesu-devel >= 1.0.0-329.334.1
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 1.0.0-329.334.1
  • libgnomesu0 >= 1.0.0-329.334.1
  • libgnomesu0-debuginfo >= 1.0.0-329.334.1
Patchnames:
libgnomesu
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • libgnomesu >= 2.0.2-lp150.1.45
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 2.0.2-lp150.1.45
  • libgnomesu0 >= 2.0.2-lp150.1.45
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA libgnomesu
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • libgnomesu >= 2.0.0-1.1
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 2.0.0-1.1
  • libgnomesu0 >= 2.0.0-1.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.1 GA libgnomesu
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • libgnomesu >= 2.0.0-5.2
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 2.0.0-5.2
  • libgnomesu0 >= 2.0.0-5.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.2 GA libgnomesu
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • libgnomesu >= 2.0.0-7.4
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 2.0.0-7.4
  • libgnomesu0 >= 2.0.0-7.4
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA libgnomesu
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • libgnomesu >= 2.0.0-2.3
  • libgnomesu-devel >= 2.0.0-2.3
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 2.0.0-2.3
  • libgnomesu0 >= 2.0.0-2.3
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA libgnomesu


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
SLED-10-SP3 libgnomesu Released
SLED-10-SP4 libgnomesu Released
SLES for SAP Applications libgnomesu Released
SLES-10-SP3 libgnomesu Released
SLES-10-SP4 libgnomesu Released
SLES_LTSS-10-SP4 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for SAP Enterprise Search libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 LTSS libgnomesu Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 LTSS libgnomesu Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server ESPOS 15 libgnomesu Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 libgnomesu Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Business All-in-One libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 libgnomesu Released