Upstream information

CVE-2013-4509 at MITRE

Description

The default configuration of IBUS 1.5.4, and possibly 1.5.2 and earlier, when IBus.InputPurpose.PASSWORD is not set and used with GNOME 3, does not obscure the entered password characters, which allows physically proximate attackers to obtain a user password by reading the lockscreen.

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 1.9
Vector AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 847718 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • ibus-chewing >= 1.4.14-4.11
  • ibus-pinyin >= 1.5.0-7.10
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 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
  • ibus-chewing >= 1.4.14-4.11
  • ibus-pinyin >= 1.5.0-11.2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • ibus-chewing >= 1.4.10.1-2.25
  • ibus-pinyin >= 1.5.0-2.13
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 SP1
  • ibus-chewing >= 1.4.14-4.39
  • ibus-pinyin >= 1.5.0-4.37
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 SP3
  • ibus-chewing >= 1.6.1-1.53
  • ibus-pinyin >= 1.5.0-4.37
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15
  • ibus-chewing >= 1.4.14-1.47
  • ibus-pinyin >= 1.5.0-1.63
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
  • ibus-chewing >= 1.4.10.1-2.25
  • ibus-pinyin >= 1.5.0-2.9
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • ibus-chewing >= 1.4.14-lp150.1.6
  • ibus-pinyin >= 1.5.0-lp150.1.8
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA ibus-chewing
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • ibus-chewing >= 1.4.14-1.5
  • ibus-pinyin >= 1.5.0-12.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA ibus-chewing


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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