Upstream information

CVE-2013-4577 at MITRE

Description

A certain Debian patch for GNU GRUB uses world-readable permissions for grub.cfg, which allows local users to obtain password hashes, as demonstrated by reading the password_pbkdf2 directive in the file.

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 2.1
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 864544 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 grub2 Analysis
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0 grub2 Analysis
SUSE Enterprise Storage 6 grub2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 grub2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 LTSS grub2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 LTSS yast2-bootloader Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 LTSS grub2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2 grub2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15 SP2 grub2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS grub2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 BCL grub2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS ERICSSON grub2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS SAP grub2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 BCL grub2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS grub2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS grub2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ESPOS grub2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS grub2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 grub2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 LTSS grub2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 LTSS yast2-bootloader Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 Business Critical Linux grub2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 LTSS grub2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server ESPOS 15 grub2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server ESPOS 15 yast2-bootloader Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 grub2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 grub2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 grub2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 grub2 Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 yast2-bootloader Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1 grub2 Analysis
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.0 grub2 Analysis
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.0 grub2 Analysis
SUSE Manager Server 4.0 grub2 Analysis
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 grub2 Analysis
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 grub2 Analysis
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 grub2 Analysis
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 grub2 Analysis