Upstream information

CVE-2005-4772 at MITRE

Description

liby2util in Yet another Setup Tool (YaST) in SUSE Linux before 20051007 preserves permissions and ownerships when copying a remote repository, which might allow local users to read or modify sensitive files, possibly giving local users the ability to exploit CVE-2005-3013.

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 6.4
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 117649 [RESOLVED]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE LINUX 10.0
  • liby2util >= 2.12.9-0.1
  • liby2util-devel >= 2.12.9-0.1
SuSE Linux 9.0 for AMD64
SuSE Linux 9.0 for IA32
  • liby2util >= 2.8.17-2
  • liby2util-devel >= 2.8.17-2
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for IA32
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for x86-64
  • liby2util >= 2.9.27-0.2.3
  • liby2util-devel >= 2.9.27-0.2.3
SUSE LINUX 9.2
  • liby2util >= 2.10.7-0.1
  • liby2util-devel >= 2.10.7-0.1
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • liby2util >= 2.11.7-0.1
  • liby2util-devel >= 2.11.7-0.1
SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
SuSE Linux Desktop 1.0
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
  • liby2util >= 2.6.24-2
  • liby2util-devel >= 2.6.24-2
sles9-oes.x86
core9.s390
core9.ppc
core9.x86-64
core9.ia64
slox4,2.x86
YOU Patch Nr: 10505
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Open Enterprise Server
  • liby2util >= 2.9.27-0.2.3
  • liby2util-devel >= 2.9.27-0.2.3
sles9-oes.x86
core9.s390
core9.ppc
core9.x86-64
core9.ia64
slox4,2.x86
YOU Patch Nr: 10505