Upstream information

CVE-2014-3856 at MITRE


The funced function in fish (aka fish-shell) 1.23.0 before 2.1.1 does not properly create temporary files, which allows local users to gain privileges via a temporary file with a predictable name.

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 4.4
Vector AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7
Vector CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity High
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
CVSSv3 Version 3.1
No SUSE Bugzilla entries cross referenced.

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12
  • fish >= 2.2.0-6.1
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • fish3 >= 3.0.0-lp150.3.1
  • fish3-devel >= 3.0.0-lp150.3.1
openSUSE Leap 15.1
  • fish3 >= 3.0.0-lp151.2.1
  • fish3-devel >= 3.0.0-lp151.2.1
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • fish >= 2.4.0-1.1
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA fish-2.4.0-1.1