Upstream information

CVE-2004-0884 at MITRE

Description

The (1) libsasl and (2) libsasl2 libraries in Cyrus-SASL 2.1.18 and earlier trust the SASL_PATH environment variable to find all available SASL plug-ins, which allows local users to execute arbitrary code by modifying the SASL_PATH to point to malicious programs.

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 entries: 61847, 65901 [CLOSED], 66127

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SuSE Linux Desktop 1.0
  • cyrus-sasl >= 1.5.27-394
Builds
SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
SuSE Linux School Server for i386
SuSE Linux Standard Server 8
UnitedLinux 1.0
  • cyrus-sasl >= 1.5.27-394
  • cyrus-sasl-devel >= 1.5.27-394
slox4,2.x86
ul1.s390
suse91.ia64
suse91.ppc
ul1.x86-64
suse91.x86
ul1.ppc
suse91.s390x
suse91.x86-64
ul1.ia64
suse91.s390
ul1.s390x
YOU Patch Nr: 9408
SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
SuSE Linux School Server for i386
SuSE Linux Standard Server 8
  • cyrus-sasl2 >= 2.1.7-126
ul1.x86-64
slox4,2.x86
ul1.ia64
ul1.ppc
ul1.s390x
ul1.s390
YOU Patch Nr: 9407