Upstream information

CVE-2007-4752 at MITRE


ssh in OpenSSH before 4.7 does not properly handle when an untrusted cookie cannot be created and uses a trusted X11 cookie instead, which allows attackers to violate intended policy and gain privileges by causing an X client to be treated as trusted.

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 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 308521 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • openssh >= 5.1p1-41.31.36
  • openssh-askpass >= 5.1p1-41.31.36
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • openssh >= 5.1p1-41.51.1
  • openssh-askpass >= 5.1p1-41.51.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • openssh >= 6.2p2-0.9.1
  • openssh-askpass >= 6.2p2-0.9.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • openssh >= 6.6p1-4.7
  • openssh-fips >= 6.6p1-4.7
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SECURITY
  • openssh-openssl1 >= 6.6p1-10.1
  • openssh-openssl1-helpers >= 6.6p1-10.1
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • openssh >= 8.4p1-7.4
  • openssh-cavs >= 8.4p1-7.4
  • openssh-clients >= 8.4p1-7.4
  • openssh-common >= 8.4p1-7.4
  • openssh-fips >= 8.4p1-7.4
  • openssh-helpers >= 8.4p1-7.4
  • openssh-server >= 8.4p1-7.4
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA openssh-8.4p1-7.4

Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
Security Module for SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 openssh-openssl1 In progress