Upstream information

CVE-2008-4552 at MITRE

Description

The good_client function in nfs-utils 1.0.9, and possibly other versions before 1.1.3, invokes the hosts_ctl function with the wrong order of arguments, which causes TCP Wrappers to ignore netgroups and allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions.

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 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: 435150 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Open Enterprise Server
  • nfs-utils >= 1.0.6-103.33
core9.x86
sled10-sp2.x86-64
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ppc
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.s390x
core9.s390
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86
core9.s390x
sles10-sp2.ia64
sles9-nlpos.x86
sles9-nld.x86
sled10-sp2.x86
core9.ia64
core9.x86-64
core9.ppc
sles9-oes.x86
sles9-nld.x86-64
sles10-sp2.x86
sles10-sp2.ppc
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.x86-64
sles10-sp2-debuginfo.ia64
sles10-sp2.x86-64
sles10-sp2.s390x
ZYPP Patch Nr: 5713