Upstream information

CVE-2011-4099 at MITRE

Description

The capsh program in libcap before 2.22 does not change the current working directory when the --chroot option is specified, which allows local users to bypass the chroot restrictions via unspecified vectors.

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 4.6
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 727713 [RESOLVED / DUPLICATE], 727715 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • libcap-progs >= 2.11-2.17.1
  • libcap2 >= 2.11-2.17.1
  • libcap2-32bit >= 2.11-2.17.1
  • libcap2-x86 >= 2.11-2.17.1
Patchnames:
slessp1-libcap
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • libcap-progs >= 2.11-2.17.1
  • libcap2 >= 2.11-2.17.1
  • libcap2-32bit >= 2.11-2.17.1
  • libcap2-x86 >= 2.11-2.17.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 GA libcap-progs
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • libcap-progs >= 2.11-2.17.1
  • libcap2 >= 2.11-2.17.1
  • libcap2-32bit >= 2.11-2.17.1
  • libcap2-x86 >= 2.11-2.17.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 GA libcap-progs
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • libcap-progs >= 2.11-2.17.1
  • libcap2 >= 2.11-2.17.1
  • libcap2-32bit >= 2.11-2.17.1
  • libcap2-x86 >= 2.11-2.17.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA libcap-progs
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • libcap-devel >= 2.11-2.17.1
  • libcap-progs >= 2.11-2.17.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA libcap-devel
openSUSE 11.3
  • libcap-debugsource >= 2.16-10.3.1
  • libcap-progs-debuginfo >= 2.16-10.3.1
  • libcap2-debuginfo >= 2.16-10.3.1
  • libcap2-debuginfo-32bit >= 2.16-10.3.1
openSUSE 11.3
  • libcap-devel >= 2.16-10.3.1
  • libcap-progs >= 2.16-10.3.1
  • libcap2 >= 2.16-10.3.1
  • libcap2-32bit >= 2.16-10.3.1
openSUSE 11.4
  • libcap-devel >= 2.19-9.10.1
  • libcap-progs >= 2.19-9.10.1
  • libcap2 >= 2.19-9.10.1
  • libcap2-32bit >= 2.19-9.10.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1
  • libcap-devel >= 2.11-2.5.1
  • libcap-progs >= 2.11-2.5.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 5380
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1
  • libcap-devel >= 2.11-2.5.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 5380
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1
  • libcap2 >= 2.11-2.5.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 5380
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1
  • libcap2 >= 2.11-2.5.1
  • libcap2-32bit >= 2.11-2.5.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 5380
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for VMware
  • libcap-progs >= 2.11-2.5.1
  • libcap2 >= 2.11-2.5.1
  • libcap2-32bit >= 2.11-2.5.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 5380
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for VMware
  • libcap-progs >= 2.11-2.5.1
  • libcap2 >= 2.11-2.5.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 5380
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • libcap-progs >= 2.11-2.5.1
  • libcap2 >= 2.11-2.5.1
  • libcap2-x86 >= 2.11-2.5.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 5380
openSUSE 11.4
  • libcap-debugsource >= 2.19-9.10.1
  • libcap-devel >= 2.19-9.10.1
  • libcap-progs >= 2.19-9.10.1
  • libcap-progs-debuginfo >= 2.19-9.10.1
  • libcap2 >= 2.19-9.10.1
  • libcap2-32bit >= 2.19-9.10.1
  • libcap2-debuginfo >= 2.19-9.10.1
  • libcap2-debuginfo-32bit >= 2.19-9.10.1
Patchnames:
libcap


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 11 SP1 libcap Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP1 libcap Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 libcap Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS libcap Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1 libcap Released