Upstream information

CVE-2006-2449 at MITRE

Description

KDE Display Manager (KDM) in KDE 3.2.0 up to 3.5.3 allows local users to read arbitrary files via a symlink attack related to the session type for login.

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 4
Vector AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 180704 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
Open Enterprise Server
  • kdebase3-kdm >= 3.2.1-68.53
Builds
YOU Patch Nr: 11060
SUSE LINUX 10.0
  • kdebase3-kdm >= 3.4.2-27.4
SUSE LINUX 10.1
  • kdebase3-kdm >= 3.5.1-69.23
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for IA32
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for x86-64
  • kdebase3-kdm >= 3.2.1-68.53
SUSE LINUX 9.2
  • kdebase3-kdm >= 3.3.0-29.5
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • kdebase3-kdm >= 3.4.0-28.4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP1 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP1 for x86
  • kdebase3-beagle >= 3.5.1-69.52
ZYPP Patch Nr: 2904
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
  • kdebase3-kdm-SLD >= 3.2.1-0.17
Builds
YOU Patch Nr: 11076