Upstream information

CVE-2013-4326 at MITRE

Description

RealtimeKit (aka rtkit) 0.5 does not properly use D-Bus for communication with a polkit authority, which allows local users to bypass intended access restrictions by leveraging a PolkitUnixProcess PolkitSubject race condition via a (1) setuid process or (2) pkexec process, a related issue to CVE-2013-4288.

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 4.6
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 836931 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 836932 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 836937 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 836939 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 864716 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
  • rtkit >= 0.11_git201205151338-8.17
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 SP3
  • rtkit >= 0.11+git.20130926-1.34
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • rtkit >= 0.11_git201205151338-8.14
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • rtkit >= 0.11+git.20130926-lp150.1.8
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA rtkit
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • rtkit >= 0.11+git.20130926-3.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA rtkit


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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