Upstream information

CVE-2010-2238 at MITRE

Description

Red Hat libvirt, possibly 0.7.2 through 0.8.2, recurses into disk-image backing stores without extracting the defined disk backing-store format, which might allow guest OS users to read arbitrary files on the host OS, and possibly have unspecified other impact, via unknown vectors.

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 4.4
Vector AV:L/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 618155 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • libvirt >= 0.7.6-1.12.2
  • libvirt-doc >= 0.7.6-1.12.2
  • libvirt-python >= 0.7.6-1.12.2
Patchnames:
slessp1-libvirt
openSUSE 11.2
  • libvirt-debuginfo >= 0.7.2-1.1.3.5
  • libvirt-debugsource >= 0.7.2-1.1.3.5
  • libvirt-python-debuginfo >= 0.7.2-1.1.3.5
openSUSE 11.2
  • libvirt >= 0.7.2-1.1.3.5
  • libvirt-devel >= 0.7.2-1.1.3.5
  • libvirt-doc >= 0.7.2-1.1.3.5
  • libvirt-python >= 0.7.2-1.1.3.5
openSUSE 11.3
  • libvirt-client-debuginfo >= 0.8.1-4.2.1
  • libvirt-debuginfo >= 0.8.1-4.2.1
  • libvirt-debugsource >= 0.8.1-4.2.1
  • libvirt-python-debuginfo >= 0.8.1-4.2.1
openSUSE 11.3
  • libvirt >= 0.8.1-4.2.1
  • libvirt-client >= 0.8.1-4.2.1
  • libvirt-devel >= 0.8.1-4.2.1
  • libvirt-doc >= 0.8.1-4.2.1
  • libvirt-python >= 0.8.1-4.2.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1
  • libvirt-devel >= 0.7.6-1.12.2
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86-64
sled11-sp1.x86
sled11-sp1.x86-64
sles11-sp1.x86-64
sles11-sp1.s390x
sle11-sp1-sdk.s390x
sles11-sp1.x86
sles11-sp1.ppc
sle11-sp1-sdk.ia64
sle11-sp1-sdk.ppc
sles11-sp1.ia64
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86
SAT Patch Nr: 2957
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • libvirt >= 0.7.6-1.12.2
  • libvirt-doc >= 0.7.6-1.12.2
  • libvirt-python >= 0.7.6-1.12.2
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86-64
sled11-sp1.x86
sled11-sp1.x86-64
sles11-sp1.x86-64
sles11-sp1.s390x
sle11-sp1-sdk.s390x
sles11-sp1.x86
sles11-sp1.ppc
sle11-sp1-sdk.ia64
sle11-sp1-sdk.ppc
sles11-sp1.ia64
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86
SAT Patch Nr: 2957


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
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP3 libvirt Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 GA libvirt Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 libvirt Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 GA libvirt Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP1 libvirt Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3 libvirt Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 GA libvirt Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 libvirt Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS libvirt Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1 libvirt Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP ES 11 SP1 libvirt Released