DescriptionSUSE openSUSE Factory assigns ownership of the /var/log/cobbler/ directory tree to the web-service user account, which might allow local users to gain privileges by leveraging access to this account during root filesystem operations by the Cobbler daemon.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- SUSE-SR:2011:006, published Tue, 05 Apr 2011 12:00:00 +0000
- openSUSE-SU-2011:0277-1, published Fri, 1 Apr 2011 17:08:20 +0200 (CEST)
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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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.
|HPE Helion OpenStack 8||cobbler||Already fixed|
|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 Manager Server 4.0 Module||cobbler||In progress|
|SUSE Manager Server 4.1 Module||cobbler||In progress|
|SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8||cobbler||Already fixed|
|SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9||cobbler||Already fixed|