Upstream information

CVE-2013-0296 at MITRE


Race condition in pigz before 2.2.5 uses permissions derived from the umask when compressing a file before setting that file's permissions to match those of the original file, which might allow local users to bypass intended access permissions while compression is occurring.

SUSE information

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.38
Vector AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 803933 [CLOSED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Studio Onsite 1.3
  • pigz >= 2.1.6-0.8.1
SUSE Studio Onsite 1.3
  • pigz >= 2.1.6-0.8.1
SAT Patch Nr: 7838
SUSE Studio Extension for System z 1.2
SUSE Studio Onsite 1.2 [Appliance - Studio]
  • pigz >= 2.1.6-0.5.2
SAT Patch Nr: 7514
openSUSE 12.3
  • pigz >= 2.2.5-2.4.1
  • pigz-debuginfo >= 2.2.5-2.4.1
  • pigz-debugsource >= 2.2.5-2.4.1