Upstream information

CVE-2015-2775 at MITRE


Directory traversal vulnerability in GNU Mailman before 2.1.20, when not using a static alias, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in a list name.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Running

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 7.6 2.1
Vector AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network Local
Access Complexity High Low
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Complete Partial
Integrity Impact Complete None
Availability Impact Complete None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 925502 [NEW]

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List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • mailman >= 2.1.20-2.2
openSUSE Leap 42.1 GA mailman
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • mailman >= 2.1.22-1.3
openSUSE Leap 42.2 GA mailman
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • mailman >= 2.1.23-1.3
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA mailman
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • mailman >= 2.1.23-1.2
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA mailman

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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 Server 11 SP3 mailman Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 mailman In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA mailman Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 mailman In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 mailman Affected