Upstream information

CVE-2015-2060 at MITRE

Description

cabextract before 1.6 does not properly check for leading slashes when extracting files, which allows remote attackers to conduct absolute directory traversal attacks via a malformed UTF-8 character that is changed to a UTF-8 encoded slash.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Running

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5.3
Vector CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Low
Availability Impact None
CVSSv3 Version 3.1
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 919202 [NEW], 934533 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.


Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 cabextract Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 cabextract Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 cabextract Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 cabextract Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 cabextract Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP2 cabextract Affected