Upstream information

CVE-2007-3852 at MITRE

Description

The init script (sysstat.in) in sysstat 5.1.2 up to 7.1.6 creates /tmp/sysstat.run insecurely, which allows local users to execute arbitrary code.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Ignore

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.4
Vector AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 298308 [RESOLVED / INVALID]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • sysstat >= 8.1.5-7.9.56
  • sysstat-isag >= 8.1.5-7.9.56
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 GA sysstat
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • sysstat >= 8.1.5-7.32.1
  • sysstat-isag >= 8.1.5-7.32.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 GA sysstat
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • sysstat >= 8.1.5-7.45.24
  • sysstat-isag >= 8.1.5-7.45.24
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 GA sysstat
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • sysstat >= 8.1.5-7.50.25
  • sysstat-isag >= 8.1.5-7.50.25
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA sysstat