Upstream information

CVE-2008-0732 at MITRE


The init script for Apache Geronimo on SUSE Linux follows symlinks when performing a chown operation, which might allow local users to obtain access to unspecified files or directories.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 2.1
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 353919 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
  • geronimo >= 1.0-16.11
  • geronimo-jetty-servlet-container >= 1.0-16.11
  • geronimo-tomcat-servlet-container >= 1.0-16.11