Upstream information

CVE-2015-3156 at MITRE


The _write_config function in trove/guestagent/datastore/experimental/mongodb/, reset_configuration function in trove/guestagent/datastore/experimental/postgresql/service/, write_config function in trove/guestagent/datastore/experimental/redis/, _write_mycnf function in trove/guestagent/datastore/mysql/, InnoBackupEx::_run_prepare function in trove/guestagent/strategies/restore/, InnoBackupEx::cmd function in trove/guestagent/strategies/backup/, MySQLDump::cmd in trove/guestagent/strategies/backup/, InnoBackupExIncremental::cmd function in trove/guestagent/strategies/backup/, _get_actual_db_status function in trove/guestagent/datastore/experimental/cassandra/ and trove/guestagent/datastore/experimental/cassandra/, and multiple class CbBackup methods in trove/guestagent/strategies/backup/experimental/ in Openstack DBaaS (aka Trove) as packaged in Openstack before 2015.1.0 (aka Kilo) allows local users to write to configuration files via a symlink attack on a temporary file.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 2.1 3.8
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N AV:A/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Local Adjacent Network
Access Complexity Low Medium
Authentication None Single
Confidentiality Impact None Partial
Integrity Impact Partial None
Availability Impact None Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 929535 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 5
  • openstack-trove >= 2014.2.4.juno-15.1
  • openstack-trove-api >= 2014.2.4.juno-15.1
  • openstack-trove-conductor >= 2014.2.4.juno-15.1
  • openstack-trove-doc >= 2014.2.4.juno-15.1
  • openstack-trove-guestagent >= 2014.2.4.juno-15.1
  • openstack-trove-taskmanager >= 2014.2.4.juno-15.1
  • python-trove >= 2014.2.4.juno-15.1

Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Cloud 4 openstack-trove Ignore
SUSE Cloud 4 Dependencies openstack-trove Ignore
SUSE Cloud 5 openstack-trove Released