Upstream information

CVE-2011-5325 at MITRE

Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in the BusyBox implementation of tar before 1.22.0 v5 allows remote attackers to point to files outside the current working directory via a symlink.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Pending

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5 6.9
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Network Local
Access Complexity Low Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None Complete
Integrity Impact Partial Complete
Availability Impact None Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 951562 [CONFIRMED]

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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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 SP3 busybox Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 busybox Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA busybox Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 busybox Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 busybox Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA busybox Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 busybox Affected