Upstream information

CVE-2014-8737 at MITRE

Description

Multiple directory traversal vulnerabilities in GNU binutils 2.24 and earlier allow local users to delete arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) or full path name in an archive to (1) strip or (2) objcopy or create arbitrary files via (3) a .. (dot dot) or full path name in an archive to ar.

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 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 entries: 905736 [RESOLVED], 912408 [RESOLVED], 975606 [NEW]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
Container caasp/v4/openldap:beta1
  • binutils >= 2.24-7.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
  • binutils >= 2.23.1-0.23.15
Patchnames:
sledsp3-binutils-201501
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • binutils >= 2.25.0-13.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • binutils >= 2.26.1-9.12.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
  • binutils >= 2.24-7.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2015-44
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3
  • binutils >= 2.23.1-0.23.15
Patchnames:
slessp3-binutils-201501
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • binutils >= 2.24-3.62
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12
  • binutils >= 2.24-7.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-44
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3
  • binutils-devel >= 2.23.1-0.23.15
  • binutils-devel-32bit >= 2.23.1-0.23.15
  • binutils-gold >= 2.23.1-0.23.15
  • cross-ppc-binutils >= 2.23.1-0.23.2
  • cross-spu-binutils >= 2.23.1-0.23.2
Patchnames:
sdksp3-binutils-201501
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • binutils-devel >= 2.24-3.62
  • binutils-devel-32bit >= 2.24-3.62
  • binutils-gold >= 2.24-3.62
  • cross-ppc-binutils >= 2.24-3.18
  • cross-spu-binutils >= 2.24-3.18
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1
  • binutils-devel >= 2.25.0-13.1
  • binutils-gold >= 2.25.0-13.1
  • cross-ppc-binutils >= 2.25.0-13.1
  • cross-spu-binutils >= 2.25.0-13.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
  • binutils-devel >= 2.26.1-9.12.1
  • binutils-gold >= 2.26.1-9.12.1
  • cross-ppc-binutils >= 2.26.1-9.12.1
  • cross-spu-binutils >= 2.26.1-9.12.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12
  • binutils-devel >= 2.24-7.1
  • binutils-gold >= 2.24-7.1
  • cross-ppc-binutils >= 2.24-7.1
  • cross-spu-binutils >= 2.24-7.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-2015-44


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
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 binutils In progress
SLED-10-SP3 binutils Released
SLES for SAP Applications binutils Released
SLES-10-SP3 binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 BCL binutils In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS ERICSSON binutils In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS SAP binutils In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 BCL binutils In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS binutils In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS binutils In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ESPOS binutils In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS binutils In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 binutils In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 binutils In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3 binutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 binutils Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 binutils In progress
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 binutils In progress
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 binutils In progress
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 binutils In progress