Upstream information

CVE-2014-9645 at MITRE

Description

The add_probe function in modutils/modprobe.c in BusyBox before 1.23.0 allows local users to bypass intended restrictions on loading kernel modules via a / (slash) character in a module name, as demonstrated by an "ifconfig /usbserial up" command or a "mount -t /snd_pcm none /" command.

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 2.1
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 914423 [RESOLVED], 914660 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
  • busybox >= 1.21.1-3.3
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2015-448
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • busybox >= 1.21.1-3.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 GA busybox
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • busybox >= 1.21.1-3.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 GA busybox
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • busybox >= 1.21.1-3.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 GA busybox
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
  • busybox >= 1.21.1-3.3
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-448
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • busybox >= 1.21.1-3.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 GA busybox
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • busybox >= 1.21.1-3.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 GA busybox
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • busybox >= 1.21.1-3.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 GA busybox
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • busybox >= 1.21.1-3.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2 GA busybox
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12
  • busybox >= 1.21.1-3.3
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-448
openSUSE 13.1
  • busybox >= 1.20.2-5.3.1
  • busybox-static >= 1.20.2-5.3.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2015-433
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • busybox >= 1.21.1-5.6
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.1 GA busybox
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • busybox >= 1.21.1-6.20
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.2 GA busybox
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • busybox >= 1.21.1-8.13
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA busybox


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 SP3 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 kernel-source Released