Upstream information

CVE-2005-4790 at MITRE

Description

Multiple untrusted search path vulnerabilities in SUSE Linux 9.3 and 10.0, and possibly other distributions, cause the working directory to be added to LD_LIBRARY_PATH, which might allow local users to execute arbitrary code via (1) beagle, (2) tomboy, or (3) blam. NOTE: in August 2007, the tomboy vector was reported for other distributions.

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 6.9
Vector AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 118188 [RESOLVED], 340477 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE LINUX 10.0
  • tomboy >= 0.3.3-7.2
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • tomboy >= 0.3.1-11.2
SUSE LINUX 10.0
  • banshee >= 0.9.7-4.2
SUSE LINUX 10.0
  • blam >= 1.8.2-7.2
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • blam >= 1.6.1-9.2
SUSE LINUX 10.0
  • beagle >= 0.0.13.3-9.2
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • beagle >= 0.0.8-3.2
SUSE LINUX 10.0
  • liferea >= 0.9.4-3.2