Upstream information

CVE-2014-7844 at MITRE

Description

BSD mailx 8.1.2 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a crafted email address.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Running

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.2
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.8
Vector CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
CVSSv3 Version 3.1
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 909208 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
  • mailx >= 12.5-1.7.1
Patchnames:
sledsp3-mailx
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SECURITY
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
  • mailx >= 12.5-22.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2014-114
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3
  • mailx >= 12.5-1.7.1
Patchnames:
slessp3-mailx
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12
  • mailx >= 12.5-22.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2014-114
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware
  • mailx >= 12.5-1.7.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 10096
openSUSE 13.1
  • mailx >= 12.5-14.4.1
  • mailx-debuginfo >= 12.5-14.4.1
  • mailx-debugsource >= 12.5-14.4.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2014-812
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • mailx >= 12.5-lp150.1.12
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA mailx
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • mailx >= 12.5-21.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.1 GA mailx
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • mailx >= 12.5-23.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.2 GA mailx
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • mailx >= 12.5-25.4
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA mailx
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • mailx >= 12.5-24.4
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA mailx


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 Business Critical Linux 12 SP2 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Business Critical Linux 12 SP3 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP3 mailx Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 mailx Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 mailx Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 mailx Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA mailx Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 mailx Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 mailx Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 mailx Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 mailx Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 GA kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 GA mailx Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 GA kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP1 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3 mailx Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 mailx Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS mailx Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 mailx Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS mailx Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 mailx Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS mailx Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 mailx Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS mailx Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA mailx Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS mailx Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS mailx Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS mailx Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 mailx Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 mailx Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1 mailx Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3 mailx Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 GA mailx Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 mailx Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 mailx Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 mailx Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 kernel-source Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 mailx Released