Upstream information

CVE-2014-1875 at MITRE


The Capture::Tiny module before 0.24 for Perl allows local users to write to arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a temporary file.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 3.6
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 862743 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Build System Kit 12
  • perl-Capture-Tiny >= 0.23-4.1
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • perl-Capture-Tiny >= 0.23-2.2
openSUSE Leap 42.1 GA perl-Capture-Tiny
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • perl-Capture-Tiny >= 0.23-3.2
openSUSE Leap 42.2 GA perl-Capture-Tiny
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • perl-Capture-Tiny >= 0.23-5.3
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA perl-Capture-Tiny

Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Bootstrap Kit 12 perl-Capture-Tiny Released