DescriptionThe default configuration of logrotate on SUSE openSUSE Factory uses root privileges to process files in directories that permit non-root write access, which allows local users to conduct symlink and hard link attacks by leveraging logrotate's lack of support for untrusted directories, as demonstrated by directories for the (1) cobbler, (2) inn, (3) safte-monitor, and (4) uucp packages.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- SUSE-SU-2012:0509-1, published Mon Apr 16 09:08:14 MDT 2012
List of released packages
|Product(s)||Fixed package version(s)||References|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1|| ||Patchnames: |
Status of this issue by product and package
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|HPE Helion OpenStack 8||cobbler||Already fixed|
|SUSE Manager Client Tools Beta for SLE 15||mgr-osad||Released|
|SUSE Manager Client Tools for SLE 12||cobbler||Already fixed|
|SUSE Manager Client Tools for SLE 15||koan||Already fixed|
|SUSE Manager Server||cobbler||Affected|
|SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8||cobbler||Already fixed|
|SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9||cobbler||Already fixed|