Upstream information

CVE-2011-3616 at MITRE

Description

The getSkillname function in the eve module in Conky 1.8.1 and earlier allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on /tmp/.cesf.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.3
Vector AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
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No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 SP3
  • conky >= 1.11.5-1.20
  • conky-doc >= 1.11.5-1.20
  • vim-plugin-conky >= 1.11.5-1.20
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 SP1
  • conky >= 1.10.6-1.46
  • conky-doc >= 1.10.6-1.46
  • vim-plugin-conky >= 1.10.6-1.46
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • conky >= 1.10.4-1.2
  • conky-doc >= 1.10.4-1.2
  • nano-plugin-conky >= 1.10.4-1.2
  • vim-plugin-conky >= 1.10.4-1.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA conky-1.10.4-1.2


Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0 conky Already fixed
SUSE Enterprise Storage 6 conky Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 LTSS conky Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 LTSS conky Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 SP2 conky Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 ESPOS conky Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 LTSS conky Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 LTSS conky Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP1 conky Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 conky Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1 conky Already fixed
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.0 conky Already fixed
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.0 conky Already fixed
SUSE Manager Server 4.0 conky Already fixed