Upstream information

CVE-2014-9447 at MITRE

Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in the read_long_names function in libelf/elf_begin.c in elfutils 0.152 and 0.161 allows remote attackers to write to arbitrary files to the root directory via a / (slash) in a crafted archive, as demonstrated using the ar program.

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 6.4
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 911662 [RESOLVED], 912316, 912408 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
  • elfutils >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libasm1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libdw1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libdw1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libebl1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libebl1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
Patchnames:
sledsp3-elfutils
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
  • elfutils >= 0.158-6.1
  • libasm1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2015-76
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • elfutils >= 0.158-6.1
  • libasm1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 GA elfutils
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • elfutils >= 0.158-6.1
  • libasm1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 GA elfutils
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • elfutils >= 0.158-6.1
  • libasm1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 GA elfutils
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4
  • elfutils >= 0.158-6.1
  • libasm1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf-devel >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 GA elfutils
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
  • elfutils >= 0.168-2.164
  • elfutils-lang >= 0.168-2.164
  • libasm-devel >= 0.168-2.164
  • libasm1 >= 0.168-2.164
  • libdw-devel >= 0.168-2.164
  • libdw1 >= 0.168-2.164
  • libdw1-32bit >= 0.168-2.164
  • libebl-devel >= 0.168-2.164
  • libebl-plugins >= 0.168-2.164
  • libebl-plugins-32bit >= 0.168-2.164
  • libelf-devel >= 0.168-2.164
  • libelf1 >= 0.168-2.164
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.168-2.164
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 GA elfutils
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • elfutils >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libasm1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libasm1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libdw1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libdw1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libdw1-x86 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libebl1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libebl1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libebl1-x86 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf1-x86 >= 0.152-4.9.17
Patchnames:
slessp3-elfutils
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • elfutils >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libasm1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libasm1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libdw1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libdw1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libdw1-x86 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libebl1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libebl1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libebl1-x86 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf1-x86 >= 0.152-4.9.17
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA elfutils
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
  • elfutils >= 0.158-6.1
  • libasm1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libasm1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-76
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • elfutils >= 0.158-6.1
  • libasm1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libasm1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 GA elfutils
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • elfutils >= 0.158-6.1
  • libasm1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libasm1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 GA elfutils
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • elfutils >= 0.158-6.1
  • libasm1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libasm1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 GA elfutils
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
  • elfutils >= 0.158-6.1
  • libasm1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libasm1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf-devel >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 GA elfutils
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • elfutils >= 0.158-6.1
  • libasm1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf1 >= 0.158-6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2 GA elfutils
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3
  • elfutils >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libasm1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libasm1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libdw1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libdw1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libdw1-x86 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libebl1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libebl1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libebl1-x86 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf1-x86 >= 0.152-4.9.17
Patchnames:
slessp3-elfutils
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12
  • elfutils >= 0.158-6.1
  • libasm1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libasm1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf1 >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.158-6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-76
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3
  • elfutils >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libasm1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libasm1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libdw1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libdw1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libdw1-x86 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libebl1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libebl1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libebl1-x86 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf1-x86 >= 0.152-4.9.17
Patchnames:
slessp3-elfutils
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3
  • libasm-devel >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libdw-devel >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libebl-devel >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf-devel >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
Patchnames:
sdksp3-elfutils
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • libasm-devel >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libdw-devel >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libebl-devel >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf-devel >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA libasm-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12
  • elfutils >= 0.158-6.1
  • libasm-devel >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw-devel >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl-devel >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf-devel >= 0.158-6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-2015-76
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1
  • libasm-devel >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw-devel >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl-devel >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf-devel >= 0.158-6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 GA libasm-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2
  • libasm-devel >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw-devel >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl-devel >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf-devel >= 0.158-6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2 GA libasm-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
  • libasm-devel >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw-devel >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl-devel >= 0.158-6.1
  • libelf-devel >= 0.158-6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 GA libasm-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4
  • libasm-devel >= 0.158-6.1
  • libdw-devel >= 0.158-6.1
  • libebl-devel >= 0.158-6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4 GA libasm-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3
  • libasm-devel >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libdw-devel >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libebl-devel >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf-devel >= 0.152-4.9.17
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 10328
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3
  • libasm-devel >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libdw-devel >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libebl-devel >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf-devel >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 10328
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware
  • elfutils >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libasm1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libdw1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libebl1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 10328
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
  • elfutils >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libasm1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libdw1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libdw1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libebl1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libebl1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 10328
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware
  • elfutils >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libasm1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libasm1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libdw1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libdw1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libebl1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libebl1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.152-4.9.17
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 10328
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • elfutils >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libasm1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libdw1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libdw1-x86 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libebl1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libebl1-x86 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf1 >= 0.152-4.9.17
  • libelf1-x86 >= 0.152-4.9.17
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 10328
openSUSE 13.1
  • elfutils >= 0.155-6.8.1
  • elfutils-debuginfo >= 0.155-6.8.1
  • elfutils-debugsource >= 0.155-6.8.1
  • libasm-devel >= 0.155-6.8.1
  • libasm1 >= 0.155-6.8.1
  • libasm1-32bit >= 0.155-6.8.1
  • libasm1-debuginfo >= 0.155-6.8.1
  • libasm1-debuginfo-32bit >= 0.155-6.8.1
  • libdw-devel >= 0.155-6.8.1
  • libdw1 >= 0.155-6.8.1
  • libdw1-32bit >= 0.155-6.8.1
  • libdw1-debuginfo >= 0.155-6.8.1
  • libdw1-debuginfo-32bit >= 0.155-6.8.1
  • libebl-devel >= 0.155-6.8.1
  • libebl1 >= 0.155-6.8.1
  • libebl1-32bit >= 0.155-6.8.1
  • libebl1-debuginfo >= 0.155-6.8.1
  • libebl1-debuginfo-32bit >= 0.155-6.8.1
  • libelf-devel >= 0.155-6.8.1
  • libelf-devel-32bit >= 0.155-6.8.1
  • libelf1 >= 0.155-6.8.1
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.155-6.8.1
  • libelf1-debuginfo >= 0.155-6.8.1
  • libelf1-debuginfo-32bit >= 0.155-6.8.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2015-59
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • elfutils >= 0.168-lp150.2.48
  • elfutils-lang >= 0.168-lp150.2.48
  • libasm1 >= 0.168-lp150.2.48
  • libdw1 >= 0.168-lp150.2.48
  • libdw1-32bit >= 0.168-lp150.2.48
  • libebl-plugins >= 0.168-lp150.2.48
  • libebl-plugins-32bit >= 0.168-lp150.2.48
  • libelf1 >= 0.168-lp150.2.48
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.168-lp150.2.48
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA elfutils
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • elfutils >= 0.158-9.5
  • libasm1 >= 0.158-9.5
  • libdw1 >= 0.158-9.5
  • libelf1 >= 0.158-9.5
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.158-9.5
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.1 GA elfutils
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • elfutils >= 0.158-10.50
  • libasm1 >= 0.158-10.50
  • libdw1 >= 0.158-10.50
  • libelf1 >= 0.158-10.50
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.158-10.50
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.2 GA elfutils
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • elfutils >= 0.158-12.15
  • libasm1 >= 0.158-12.15
  • libdw1 >= 0.158-12.15
  • libelf1 >= 0.158-12.15
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.158-12.15
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA elfutils
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • elfutils >= 0.167-1.5
  • elfutils-lang >= 0.167-1.5
  • libasm-devel >= 0.167-1.5
  • libasm1 >= 0.167-1.5
  • libasm1-32bit >= 0.167-1.5
  • libdw-devel >= 0.167-1.5
  • libdw1 >= 0.167-1.5
  • libdw1-32bit >= 0.167-1.5
  • libebl-devel >= 0.167-1.5
  • libebl1 >= 0.167-1.5
  • libebl1-32bit >= 0.167-1.5
  • libelf-devel >= 0.167-1.5
  • libelf-devel-32bit >= 0.167-1.5
  • libelf1 >= 0.167-1.5
  • libelf1-32bit >= 0.167-1.5
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA elfutils


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 elfutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 elfutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA elfutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 elfutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP1 elfutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP3 elfutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 GA elfutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 elfutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS elfutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 elfutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA elfutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1 elfutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP ES 11 SP1 elfutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 elfutils Released