Upstream information

CVE-2015-1862 at MITRE


The crash reporting feature in Abrt allows local users to gain privileges by leveraging an execve by root after a chroot into a user-specified directory in a namedspaced environment.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.9
Vector AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1086936 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Tue Apr 14 17:43:50 2015
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:47:04 2022