Upstream information

CVE-2007-6167 at MITRE

Description

Untrusted search path vulnerability in yast2-core in SUSE Linux might allow local users to execute arbitrary code by creating a malicious yast2 module in the current working directory.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having critical severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.2
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 330965 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE LINUX 10.0
  • yast2-core >= 2.12.28-0.3
  • yast2-core-devel >= 2.12.28-0.3
SUSE LINUX 10.1
  • yast2-core >= 2.13.23.1-0.1
  • yast2-core-devel >= 2.13.23.1-0.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point Of Sale 10 for x86
  • yast2-core >= 2.13.41-0.2
  • yast2-core-devel >= 2.13.41-0.2
sles10.s390x
slox4.x86
sles9-oes.x86
ul1.s390
core9.s390
sles10.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 4623
SuSE Linux Desktop 1.0
  • yast2-core >= 2.6.57-0.3
sles10.s390x
slox4.x86
sles9-oes.x86
ul1.s390
core9.s390
sles10.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 4623
SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
SuSE Linux School Server for i386
SuSE Linux Standard Server 8
UnitedLinux 1.0
  • yast2-core >= 2.6.57-0.3
  • yast2-core-devel >= 2.6.57-0.3
sles10.s390x
slox4.x86
sles9-oes.x86
ul1.s390
core9.s390
sles10.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 4623
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Open Enterprise Server
  • yast2-core >= 2.9.98.1-0.1
  • yast2-core-devel >= 2.9.98.1-0.1
sles10.s390x
slox4.x86
sles9-oes.x86
ul1.s390
core9.s390
sles10.x86
ZYPP Patch Nr: 4623