Upstream information

CVE-2010-1160 at MITRE

Description

GNU nano before 2.2.4 does not verify whether a file has been changed before it is overwritten in a file-save operation, which allows local user-assisted attackers to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on an attacker-owned file that is being edited by the victim.

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 1.9
Vector AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 596831

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • nano >= 2.9.6-lp150.1.1
  • nano-lang >= 2.9.6-lp150.1.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA nano
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • nano >= 2.4.2-4.2
  • nano-lang >= 2.4.2-4.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.1 GA nano
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • nano >= 2.4.2-5.3
  • nano-lang >= 2.4.2-5.3
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.2 GA nano
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • nano >= 2.8.5-1.1
  • nano-lang >= 2.8.5-1.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA nano
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • nano >= 2.7.1-1.1
  • nano-lang >= 2.7.1-1.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA nano