Upstream information

CVE-2011-4327 at MITRE

Description

ssh-keysign.c in ssh-keysign in OpenSSH before 5.8p2 on certain platforms executes ssh-rand-helper with unintended open file descriptors, which allows local users to obtain sensitive key information via the ptrace system call.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 2.1
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None

Note from the SUSE Security Team

SUSE Linux Enterprise does not include the ssh-rand-helper binary, so is not affected by this issue.

SUSE Bugzilla entry: 691400 [RESOLVED / INVALID]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
Carwos 1 openssh Analysis
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 openssh Analysis
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0 openssh Analysis
SUSE Enterprise Storage 6 openssh Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 openssh Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 LTSS openssh Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 LTSS openssh Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2 openssh Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15 SP2 openssh Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service 11 SP3 openssh Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS openssh Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 BCL openssh Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS ERICSSON openssh Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS SAP openssh Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 BCL openssh Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS openssh Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS openssh Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ESPOS openssh Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS openssh Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 openssh Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 LTSS openssh Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 Business Critical Linux openssh Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 LTSS openssh Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server ESPOS 15 openssh Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 openssh Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 openssh Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 openssh Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 openssh Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1 openssh Analysis
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.0 openssh Unsupported
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.0 openssh Unsupported
SUSE Manager Server 4.0 openssh Unsupported
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 openssh Analysis
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 openssh Analysis
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 openssh Analysis
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 openssh Analysis