Upstream information

CVE-2006-7234 at MITRE

Description

Untrusted search path vulnerability in Lynx before 2.8.6rel.4 allows local users to execute arbitrary code via malicious (1) .mailcap and (2) mime.types files in the current working directory.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.6
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 439427 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • lynx >= 2.8.6-143.19
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA lynx
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP2
  • lynx >= 2.8.5-51.6
core9.s390x
core9.s390
sle10-sp2-sdk.ppc
core9.ia64
sles9-nld.x86
sles9-nld.x86-64
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86-64
sle10-sp2-sdk.s390x
core9.ppc
sle10-sp2-sdk.ia64
core9.x86
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86
core9.x86-64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5721
Novell Linux Desktop 9 SDK for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 SDK for x86_64
SLES SDK 9 for IBM S/390 and IBM zSeries
SLES SDK 9 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SLES SDK 9 for IBM zSeries
SLES SDK 9 for IPF
SLES SDK 9 for X86-64
SLES SDK 9 for x86
  • lynx >= 2.8.5-30.9
core9.s390x
core9.s390
sle10-sp2-sdk.ppc
core9.ia64
sles9-nld.x86
sles9-nld.x86-64
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86-64
sle10-sp2-sdk.s390x
core9.ppc
sle10-sp2-sdk.ia64
core9.x86
sle10-sp2-sdk.x86
core9.x86-64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5721
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • lynx >= 2.8.7-3.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.1 GA lynx
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • lynx >= 2.8.7-4.4
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.2 GA lynx
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • lynx >= 2.8.7-9.4
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA lynx