Upstream information

CVE-2011-1018 at MITRE

Description

logwatch.pl in Logwatch 7.3.6 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in a log file name, as demonstrated via a crafted username to a Samba server.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 10
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 674984 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • logwatch >= 7.3.6-65.66.1
Patchnames:
slessp1-logwatch
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • logwatch >= 7.3.6-65.72.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 GA logwatch
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • logwatch >= 7.3.6-65.72.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 GA logwatch
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • logwatch >= 7.3.6-65.74.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA logwatch
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
  • logwatch >= 7.4.0-13.131
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA logwatch
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • logwatch >= 7.4.0-13.131
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 GA logwatch
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • logwatch >= 7.4.3-15.65
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 GA logwatch
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • logwatch >= 7.4.3-15.65
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 GA logwatch
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • logwatch >= 7.4.3-15.65
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2 GA logwatch
openSUSE 11.2
  • logwatch >= 7.3.6-67.67.1
openSUSE 11.3
  • logwatch >= 7.3.6-73.5.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP3
  • logwatch >= 7.3.1-4.11.1
sle10-sp3-sdk.ppc
sle10-sp3-sdk.s390x
sle10-sp3-sdk.x86-64
sle10-sp3-sdk.x86
sle10-sp3-sdk.ia64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 7352
SLE SDK 10 SP4 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SLE SDK 10 SP4 for IBM zSeries
SLE SDK 10 SP4 for IPF
SLE SDK 10 SP4 for X86-64
SLE SDK 10 SP4 for x86
  • logwatch >= 7.3.1-4.13.1
sle10-sp4-sdk.ppc
sle10-sp4-sdk.x86
sle10-sp4-sdk.x86-64
sle10-sp4-sdk.s390x
sle10-sp4-sdk.ia64
ZYPP Patch Nr: 7401
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for VMware
  • logwatch >= 7.3.6-65.66.1
sles11-sp1.ia64
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86-64
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86
sles11-sp1.x86
sles11-sp1.ppc
sles11-sp1.s390x
sles11-sp1.x86-64
SAT Patch Nr: 4236
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • logwatch >= 7.4.3-1.4
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA logwatch


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 Server 11 SP1 logwatch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS logwatch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 logwatch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS logwatch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 logwatch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS logwatch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 logwatch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1 logwatch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP2 logwatch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3 logwatch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP ES 11 SP1 logwatch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP2 logwatch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 logwatch Released