Upstream information

CVE-2013-1841 at MITRE

Description

Net-Server, when the reverse-lookups option is enabled, does not check if the hostname resolves to the source IP address, which might allow remote attackers to bypass ACL restrictions via the hostname parameter.

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 4.3 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Medium Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact Partial Partial
Availability Impact None None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 808830 [CONFIRMED]

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Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 perl-Net-Server Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA perl-Net-Server Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 perl-Net-Server Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA perl-Net-Server Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 perl-Net-Server Affected