Upstream information

CVE-2014-4038 at MITRE

Description

ppc64-diag 2.6.1 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack related to (1) rtas_errd/diag_support.c and /tmp/get_dt_files, (2) scripts/ppc64_diag_mkrsrc and /tmp/diagSEsnap/snapH.tar.gz, or (3) lpd/test/lpd_ela_test.sh and /var/tmp/ras.

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 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
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 882667 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • ppc64-diag >= 2.6.1-0.14.1
Patchnames:
slessp3-ppc64-diag
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • ppc64-diag >= 2.6.7-1.31
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA ppc64-diag
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
  • ppc64-diag >= 2.6.7-2.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA ppc64-diag
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • ppc64-diag >= 2.6.9-2.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 GA ppc64-diag
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • ppc64-diag >= 2.7.1-5.6
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 GA ppc64-diag
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • ppc64-diag >= 2.7.3-1.17
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 GA ppc64-diag
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3
  • ppc64-diag >= 2.6.1-0.14.1
Patchnames:
slessp3-ppc64-diag
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • ppc64-diag >= 2.6.1-0.14.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 9533


Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 ppc64-diag Released