Upstream information

CVE-2014-2527 at MITRE

Description

kcleanup.cpp in KDirStat 2.7.0 does not properly quote strings when deleting a directory, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a " (double quote) character in the directory name, a different vulnerability than CVE-2014-2528.

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 6.8
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 868682 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
  • kdirstat >= 2.4.4-255.28.1
Patchnames:
sledsp3-kdirstat
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • kdirstat >= 2.4.4-255.28.1
Patchnames:
slessp3-kdirstat
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3
  • kdirstat >= 2.4.4-255.28.1
Patchnames:
slessp3-kdirstat
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3
  • kdirstat >= 2.4.4-255.28.1
Patchnames:
slessp3-kdirstat
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware
  • kdirstat >= 2.4.4-255.28.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9515


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 kdirstat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 kdirstat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS kdirstat Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 kdirstat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS kdirstat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 kdirstat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1 kdirstat Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 kdirstat Released