Upstream information

CVE-2011-1946 at MITRE

Description

gnomesu-pam-backend in libgnomesu 1.0.0 prints an error message but proceeds with the non-error code path upon failure of the setgid or setuid function, which allows local users to gain privileges by leveraging access to two unprivileged user accounts, and running many processes under one of these accounts.

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 7.2
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 695627 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
  • libgnomesu >= 1.0.0-352.84
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 1.0.0-352.84
  • libgnomesu0 >= 1.0.0-352.84
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA libgnomesu
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • libgnomesu >= 1.0.0-352.84
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 1.0.0-352.84
  • libgnomesu0 >= 1.0.0-352.84
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 GA libgnomesu
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • libgnomesu >= 2.0.0-353.6.2
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 2.0.0-353.6.2
  • libgnomesu0 >= 2.0.0-353.6.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 GA libgnomesu
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • libgnomesu >= 2.0.0-353.6.2
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 2.0.0-353.6.2
  • libgnomesu0 >= 2.0.0-353.6.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 GA libgnomesu
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15
  • libgnomesu >= 2.0.2-1.137
  • libgnomesu-devel >= 2.0.2-1.137
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 2.0.2-1.137
  • libgnomesu0 >= 2.0.2-1.137
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 GA libgnomesu
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • libgnomesu >= 1.0.0-307.10.1
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 1.0.0-307.10.1
  • libgnomesu0 >= 1.0.0-307.10.1
Patchnames:
slessp1-libgnomesu
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • libgnomesu >= 1.0.0-307.10.1
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 1.0.0-307.10.1
  • libgnomesu0 >= 1.0.0-307.10.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 GA libgnomesu
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • libgnomesu >= 1.0.0-307.10.1
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 1.0.0-307.10.1
  • libgnomesu0 >= 1.0.0-307.10.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 GA libgnomesu
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • libgnomesu >= 1.0.0-307.10.1
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 1.0.0-307.10.1
  • libgnomesu0 >= 1.0.0-307.10.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA libgnomesu
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
  • libgnomesu >= 1.0.0-352.84
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 1.0.0-352.84
  • libgnomesu0 >= 1.0.0-352.84
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA libgnomesu
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • libgnomesu >= 1.0.0-352.84
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 1.0.0-352.84
  • libgnomesu0 >= 1.0.0-352.84
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 GA libgnomesu
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • libgnomesu >= 2.0.0-353.6.2
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 2.0.0-353.6.2
  • libgnomesu0 >= 2.0.0-353.6.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 GA libgnomesu
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • libgnomesu >= 2.0.0-353.6.2
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 2.0.0-353.6.2
  • libgnomesu0 >= 2.0.0-353.6.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 GA libgnomesu
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • libgnomesu >= 2.0.0-353.6.2
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 2.0.0-353.6.2
  • libgnomesu0 >= 2.0.0-353.6.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2 GA libgnomesu
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • libgnomesu-devel >= 1.0.0-307.10.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA libgnomesu-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12
  • libgnomesu-devel >= 1.0.0-352.84
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 GA libgnomesu-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1
  • libgnomesu-devel >= 1.0.0-352.84
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 GA libgnomesu-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2
  • libgnomesu-devel >= 2.0.0-353.6.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2 GA libgnomesu-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
  • libgnomesu-devel >= 2.0.0-353.6.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 GA libgnomesu-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1
  • libgnomesu-devel >= 1.0.0-307.8.1
sles11-sp1.s390x
sles11-sp1.ia64
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86-64
sles11-sp1.ppc
sled11-sp1.x86-64
sle11-sp1-sdk.ppc
sle11-sp1-sdk.ia64
sles11-sp1.x86
sled11-sp1.x86
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86-64
sles11-sp1.x86-64
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86
sle11-sp1-sdk.s390x
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86
SAT Patch Nr: 4735
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for VMware
  • libgnomesu >= 1.0.0-307.8.1
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 1.0.0-307.8.1
  • libgnomesu0 >= 1.0.0-307.8.1
sles11-sp1.s390x
sles11-sp1.ia64
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86-64
sles11-sp1.ppc
sled11-sp1.x86-64
sle11-sp1-sdk.ppc
sle11-sp1-sdk.ia64
sles11-sp1.x86
sled11-sp1.x86
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86-64
sles11-sp1.x86-64
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86
sle11-sp1-sdk.s390x
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86
SAT Patch Nr: 4735
openSUSE 11.3
  • libgnomesu-debuginfo >= 1.0.0-322.3.1
  • libgnomesu-debugsource >= 1.0.0-322.3.1
  • libgnomesu0-debuginfo >= 1.0.0-322.3.1
openSUSE 11.3
  • libgnomesu >= 1.0.0-322.3.1
  • libgnomesu-devel >= 1.0.0-322.3.1
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 1.0.0-322.3.1
  • libgnomesu0 >= 1.0.0-322.3.1
openSUSE 11.4
  • libgnomesu >= 1.0.0-329.334.1
  • libgnomesu-devel >= 1.0.0-329.334.1
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 1.0.0-329.334.1
  • libgnomesu0 >= 1.0.0-329.334.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1
  • libgnomesu-devel >= 1.0.0-307.10.1
sles11-sp1.ia64
sle11-sp1-sdk.ppc
sle11-sp1-sdk.ia64
sles11-sp1.s390x
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86
sles11-sp1.x86
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86-64
sle11-sp1-sdk.s390x
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86-64
sles11-sp1.x86-64
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86
sled11-sp1.x86
sles11-sp1.ppc
sled11-sp1.x86-64
SAT Patch Nr: 4805
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for VMware
  • libgnomesu >= 1.0.0-307.10.1
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 1.0.0-307.10.1
  • libgnomesu0 >= 1.0.0-307.10.1
sles11-sp1.ia64
sle11-sp1-sdk.ppc
sle11-sp1-sdk.ia64
sles11-sp1.s390x
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86
sles11-sp1.x86
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86-64
sle11-sp1-sdk.s390x
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86-64
sles11-sp1.x86-64
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86
sled11-sp1.x86
sles11-sp1.ppc
sled11-sp1.x86-64
SAT Patch Nr: 4805
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 for x86
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 for IBM POWER
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 for IPF
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 for x86
  • libgnomesu >= 1.0.0-32.39.1
  • libgnomesu-devel >= 1.0.0-32.39.1
sles10-sp4-debuginfo.x86
sles10-sp4-debuginfo.x86-64
sles10-sp4-debuginfo.ia64
sles10-sp4-debuginfo.ppc
sled10-sp4.x86
sles10-sp4.ia64
sles10-sp4-debuginfo.s390x
sles10-sp4.x86-64
sles10-sp4.s390x
sled10-sp4.x86-64
sles10-sp4.x86
sles10-sp4.ppc
ZYPP Patch Nr: 7580
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 10 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 10 SP3
  • libgnomesu >= 1.0.0-32.39.1
  • libgnomesu-devel >= 1.0.0-32.39.1
sles10-sp3.x86-64
sles10-sp3.ia64
sles10-sp3.ppc
sles10-sp3.x86
sles10-sp3-debuginfo.s390x
sles10-sp3-debuginfo.x86-64
sles10-sp3-debuginfo.ia64
sles10-sp3.s390x
sles10-sp3-debuginfo.x86
sles10-sp3-debuginfo.ppc
ZYPP Patch Nr: 7581
openSUSE 11.4
  • libgnomesu >= 1.0.0-329.334.1
  • libgnomesu-debuginfo >= 1.0.0-329.334.1
  • libgnomesu-debugsource >= 1.0.0-329.334.1
  • libgnomesu-devel >= 1.0.0-329.334.1
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 1.0.0-329.334.1
  • libgnomesu0 >= 1.0.0-329.334.1
  • libgnomesu0-debuginfo >= 1.0.0-329.334.1
Patchnames:
libgnomesu
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • libgnomesu >= 2.0.2-lp150.1.45
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 2.0.2-lp150.1.45
  • libgnomesu0 >= 2.0.2-lp150.1.45
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA libgnomesu
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • libgnomesu >= 2.0.0-1.1
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 2.0.0-1.1
  • libgnomesu0 >= 2.0.0-1.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.1 GA libgnomesu
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • libgnomesu >= 2.0.0-5.2
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 2.0.0-5.2
  • libgnomesu0 >= 2.0.0-5.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.2 GA libgnomesu
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • libgnomesu >= 2.0.0-7.4
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 2.0.0-7.4
  • libgnomesu0 >= 2.0.0-7.4
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA libgnomesu
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • libgnomesu >= 2.0.0-2.3
  • libgnomesu-devel >= 2.0.0-2.3
  • libgnomesu-lang >= 2.0.0-2.3
  • libgnomesu0 >= 2.0.0-2.3
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA libgnomesu


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 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP1 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP2 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP3 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP2 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP ES 11 SP1 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP2 libgnomesu Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 libgnomesu Released