Upstream information

CVE-2019-10152 at MITRE


A path traversal vulnerability has been discovered in podman before version 1.4.0 in the way it handles symlinks inside containers. An attacker who has compromised an existing container can cause arbitrary files on the host filesystem to be read/written when an administrator tries to copy a file from/to the container.

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 2.6
Vector AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.2
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity High
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction Required
Scope Changed
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact None
CVSSv3 Version 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1136974 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1
  • libcontainers-common >= 20190401-3.3.5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Containers 15 SP1
  • fuse-overlayfs >= 0.4.1-3.3.8
  • fuse3 >= 3.6.1-3.3.8
  • libfuse3-3 >= 3.6.1-3.3.8
  • podman >= 1.4.4-4.8.1
  • podman-cni-config >= 1.4.4-4.8.1
  • slirp4netns >= 0.3.0-3.3.3
openSUSE Leap 15.1
  • fuse-overlayfs >= 0.4.1-lp151.2.1
  • fuse-overlayfs-debuginfo >= 0.4.1-lp151.2.1
  • fuse-overlayfs-debugsource >= 0.4.1-lp151.2.1
  • fuse3 >= 3.6.1-lp151.2.1
  • fuse3-debuginfo >= 3.6.1-lp151.2.1
  • fuse3-debugsource >= 3.6.1-lp151.2.1
  • fuse3-devel >= 3.6.1-lp151.2.1
  • fuse3-doc >= 3.6.1-lp151.2.1
  • libcontainers-common >= 20190401-lp151.2.3.1
  • libfuse3-3 >= 3.6.1-lp151.2.1
  • libfuse3-3-debuginfo >= 3.6.1-lp151.2.1
  • podman >= 1.4.4-lp151.3.3.1
  • podman-cni-config >= 1.4.4-lp151.3.3.1
  • slirp4netns >= 0.3.0-lp151.2.3.1
  • slirp4netns-debuginfo >= 0.3.0-lp151.2.3.1
  • slirp4netns-debugsource >= 0.3.0-lp151.2.3.1

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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
SUSE Linux Enterprise 15-SP1 Module for Containers podman Released