Upstream information

CVE-2011-1551 at MITRE

Description

SUSE 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.

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 6.9
Vector AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 678433 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE 11.4
  • cobbler >= 2.0.10-15.22.1
  • cobbler-web >= 2.0.10-15.22.1
  • koan >= 2.0.10-15.22.1
openSUSE 11.4
  • cobbler >= 2.0.10-15.22.1
  • cobbler-web >= 2.0.10-15.22.1
  • koan >= 2.0.10-15.22.1
Patchnames:
cobbler


Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Manager Server 1.2 cobbler Affected