Upstream information

CVE-2013-2056 at MITRE


The Inter-Satellite Sync (ISS) operation in Red Hat Network (RHN) Satellite 5.3, 5.4, and 5.5 does not properly check client "authenticity," which allows remote attackers to obtain channel content by skipping the initial authentication call.

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 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 819365 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Manager 1.7
  • spacewalk-backend >=
  • spacewalk-backend-app >=
  • spacewalk-backend-applet >=
  • spacewalk-backend-config-files >=
  • spacewalk-backend-config-files-common >=
  • spacewalk-backend-config-files-tool >=
  • spacewalk-backend-iss >=
  • spacewalk-backend-iss-export >=
  • spacewalk-backend-libs >=
  • spacewalk-backend-package-push-server >=
  • spacewalk-backend-server >=
  • spacewalk-backend-sql >=
  • spacewalk-backend-sql-oracle >=
  • spacewalk-backend-sql-postgresql >=
  • spacewalk-backend-tools >=
  • spacewalk-backend-xml-export-libs >=
  • spacewalk-backend-xmlrpc >=
  • spacewalk-backend-xp >=

Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Manager Proxy 1.2 spacewalk-backend Released
SUSE Manager Proxy 1.7 spacewalk-backend Released
SUSE Manager Server 1.2 spacewalk-backend Released
SUSE Manager Server 1.7 spacewalk-backend Released