Upstream information

CVE-2015-1196 at MITRE

Description

GNU patch 2.7.1 allows remote attackers to write to arbitrary files via a symlink attack in a patch file.

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 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 913678 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 915329 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
  • patch >= 2.7.5-7.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2015-247
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • patch >= 2.7.5-7.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 GA patch
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • patch >= 2.7.5-7.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 GA patch
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • patch >= 2.7.5-7.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 GA patch
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15
  • patch >= 2.7.6-3.5
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 GA patch
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
  • patch >= 2.7.5-7.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-247
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • patch >= 2.7.5-7.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 GA patch
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • patch >= 2.7.5-7.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 GA patch
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • patch >= 2.7.5-7.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 GA patch
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • patch >= 2.7.5-7.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2 GA patch
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12
  • patch >= 2.7.5-7.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-247
openSUSE 13.1
  • patch >= 2.7.3-4.4.1
  • patch-debuginfo >= 2.7.3-4.4.1
  • patch-debugsource >= 2.7.3-4.4.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2015-98
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • patch >= 2.7.5-5.5
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.1 GA patch
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • patch >= 2.7.5-6.54
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.2 GA patch
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • patch >= 2.7.5-8.15
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA patch
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • patch >= 2.7.5-1.112
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA patch


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 patch Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA patch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 patch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 patch Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA patch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 patch Not affected