Upstream information

CVE-2015-3256 at MITRE

Description

PolicyKit (aka polkit) before 0.113 allows local users to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and polkitd daemon crash) and possibly gain privileges via unspecified vectors, related to "javascript rule evaluation."

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 4.6
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 943816 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
Image SLES12-SP4-Azure-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP4-EC2-HVM-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP4-GCE-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP4-OCI-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP4-SAP-Azure
Image SLES12-SP4-SAP-Azure-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP4-SAP-Azure-LI-BYOS-Production
Image SLES12-SP4-SAP-Azure-VLI-BYOS-Production
Image SLES12-SP4-SAP-EC2-HVM
Image SLES12-SP4-SAP-EC2-HVM-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP4-SAP-GCE
Image SLES12-SP4-SAP-GCE-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP4-SAP-OCI-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP5-Azure-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP5-Azure-Basic-On-Demand
Image SLES12-SP5-Azure-HPC-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP5-Azure-HPC-On-Demand
Image SLES12-SP5-Azure-SAP-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP5-Azure-SAP-On-Demand
Image SLES12-SP5-Azure-Standard-On-Demand
Image SLES12-SP5-EC2-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP5-EC2-ECS-On-Demand
Image SLES12-SP5-EC2-On-Demand
Image SLES12-SP5-EC2-SAP-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP5-EC2-SAP-On-Demand
Image SLES12-SP5-GCE-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP5-GCE-On-Demand
Image SLES12-SP5-GCE-SAP-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP5-GCE-SAP-On-Demand
Image SLES12-SP5-OCI-BYOS-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP5-OCI-BYOS-SAP-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP5-SAP-Azure-LI-BYOS-Production
Image SLES12-SP5-SAP-Azure-VLI-BYOS-Production
  • libpolkit0 >= 0.113-4.1
  • polkit >= 0.113-4.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • libpolkit0 >= 0.113-4.1
  • libpolkit0-32bit >= 0.113-4.1
  • polkit >= 0.113-4.1
  • polkit-devel >= 0.113-4.1
  • typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0 >= 0.113-4.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 GA libpolkit0-0.113-4.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 GA polkit-devel-0.113-4.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP1 GA libpolkit0-32bit-0.113-4.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • libpolkit0 >= 0.113-5.6.1
  • libpolkit0-32bit >= 0.113-5.6.1
  • polkit >= 0.113-5.6.1
  • polkit-devel >= 0.113-5.6.1
  • typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0 >= 0.113-5.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 GA libpolkit0-0.113-5.6.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2 GA polkit-devel-0.113-5.6.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP2 GA libpolkit0-32bit-0.113-5.6.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • libpolkit0 >= 0.113-5.6.1
  • libpolkit0-32bit >= 0.113-5.6.1
  • polkit >= 0.113-5.6.1
  • polkit-devel >= 0.113-5.6.1
  • typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0 >= 0.113-5.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 GA libpolkit0-0.113-5.6.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 GA polkit-devel-0.113-5.6.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP3 GA libpolkit0-32bit-0.113-5.6.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4
  • libpolkit0 >= 0.113-5.12.1
  • libpolkit0-32bit >= 0.113-5.12.1
  • polkit >= 0.113-5.12.1
  • polkit-devel >= 0.113-5.12.1
  • typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0 >= 0.113-5.12.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 GA libpolkit0-0.113-5.12.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4 GA polkit-devel-0.113-5.12.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP4 GA libpolkit0-32bit-0.113-5.12.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP5
  • libpolkit0-32bit >= 0.113-5.18.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP5 GA libpolkit0-32bit-0.113-5.18.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
  • libpolkit0 >= 0.113-4.1
  • libpolkit0-32bit >= 0.113-4.1
  • polkit >= 0.113-4.1
  • polkit-devel >= 0.113-4.1
  • typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0 >= 0.113-4.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2015-759
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-2015-759
SUSE-SLE-WE-12-2015-759
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Storage 6
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.0
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.0
SUSE Manager Server 4.0
  • libpolkit0 >= 0.114-3.6.1
  • polkit >= 0.114-3.6.1
  • polkit-devel >= 0.114-3.6.1
  • typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0 >= 0.114-3.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1 GA libpolkit0-0.114-3.6.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Storage 7
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.1
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.1
SUSE Manager Server 4.1
  • libpolkit0 >= 0.116-1.51
  • polkit >= 0.116-1.51
  • polkit-devel >= 0.116-1.51
  • typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0 >= 0.116-1.51
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2 GA libpolkit0-0.116-1.51
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Storage 7.1
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.2
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.2
SUSE Manager Server 4.2
  • libpolkit0 >= 0.116-1.51
  • polkit >= 0.116-1.51
  • polkit-devel >= 0.116-1.51
  • typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0 >= 0.116-1.51
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP3 GA libpolkit0-0.116-1.51
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.3
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.3
SUSE Manager Server 4.3
  • libpolkit0 >= 0.116-3.9.1
  • polkit >= 0.116-3.9.1
  • polkit-devel >= 0.116-3.9.1
  • typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0 >= 0.116-3.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP4 GA libpolkit0-0.116-3.9.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15
  • libpolkit0 >= 0.114-1.12
  • polkit >= 0.114-1.12
  • polkit-devel >= 0.114-1.12
  • typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0 >= 0.114-1.12
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 GA libpolkit0-0.114-1.12
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5
  • libpolkit0 >= 0.113-5.18.1
  • polkit >= 0.113-5.18.1
  • typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0 >= 0.113-5.18.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 GA libpolkit0-0.113-5.18.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • libpolkit0 >= 0.113-4.1
  • libpolkit0-32bit >= 0.113-4.1
  • polkit >= 0.113-4.1
  • polkit-devel >= 0.113-4.1
  • typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0 >= 0.113-4.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 GA libpolkit0-0.113-4.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 GA polkit-devel-0.113-4.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP1 GA libpolkit0-32bit-0.113-4.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • libpolkit0 >= 0.113-5.6.1
  • libpolkit0-32bit >= 0.113-5.6.1
  • polkit >= 0.113-5.6.1
  • polkit-devel >= 0.113-5.6.1
  • typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0 >= 0.113-5.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 GA libpolkit0-0.113-5.6.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2 GA polkit-devel-0.113-5.6.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP2 GA libpolkit0-32bit-0.113-5.6.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • libpolkit0 >= 0.113-5.6.1
  • libpolkit0-32bit >= 0.113-5.6.1
  • polkit >= 0.113-5.6.1
  • polkit-devel >= 0.113-5.6.1
  • typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0 >= 0.113-5.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 GA libpolkit0-0.113-5.6.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 GA polkit-devel-0.113-5.6.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP3 GA libpolkit0-32bit-0.113-5.6.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
  • libpolkit0 >= 0.113-5.12.1
  • libpolkit0-32bit >= 0.113-5.12.1
  • polkit >= 0.113-5.12.1
  • polkit-devel >= 0.113-5.12.1
  • typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0 >= 0.113-5.12.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 GA libpolkit0-0.113-5.12.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4 GA polkit-devel-0.113-5.12.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP4 GA libpolkit0-32bit-0.113-5.12.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
  • libpolkit0 >= 0.113-5.18.1
  • libpolkit0-32bit >= 0.113-5.18.1
  • polkit >= 0.113-5.18.1
  • polkit-devel >= 0.113-5.18.1
  • typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0 >= 0.113-5.18.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 GA libpolkit0-0.113-5.18.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5 GA polkit-devel-0.113-5.18.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP5 GA libpolkit0-32bit-0.113-5.18.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12
  • libpolkit0 >= 0.113-4.1
  • libpolkit0-32bit >= 0.113-4.1
  • polkit >= 0.113-4.1
  • polkit-devel >= 0.113-4.1
  • typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0 >= 0.113-4.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-2015-759
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-759
SUSE-SLE-WE-12-2015-759
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • libpolkit0 >= 0.113-5.6.1
  • polkit >= 0.113-5.6.1
  • typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0 >= 0.113-5.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2 GA libpolkit0-0.113-5.6.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1
  • libpolkit0-32bit >= 0.113-4.1
  • polkit-devel >= 0.113-4.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 GA polkit-devel-0.113-4.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP1 GA libpolkit0-32bit-0.113-4.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2
  • libpolkit0-32bit >= 0.113-5.6.1
  • polkit-devel >= 0.113-5.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2 GA polkit-devel-0.113-5.6.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP2 GA libpolkit0-32bit-0.113-5.6.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3
  • libpolkit0-32bit >= 0.113-5.6.1
  • polkit-devel >= 0.113-5.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 GA polkit-devel-0.113-5.6.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP3 GA libpolkit0-32bit-0.113-5.6.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4
  • libpolkit0-32bit >= 0.113-5.12.1
  • polkit-devel >= 0.113-5.12.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4 GA polkit-devel-0.113-5.12.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP4 GA libpolkit0-32bit-0.113-5.12.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5
  • libpolkit0-32bit >= 0.113-5.18.1
  • polkit-devel >= 0.113-5.18.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5 GA polkit-devel-0.113-5.18.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP5 GA libpolkit0-32bit-0.113-5.18.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1
  • polkit-devel >= 0.113-4.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 GA polkit-devel-0.113-4.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2
  • polkit-devel >= 0.113-5.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2 GA polkit-devel-0.113-5.6.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
  • polkit-devel >= 0.113-5.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 GA polkit-devel-0.113-5.6.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4
  • polkit-devel >= 0.113-5.12.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4 GA polkit-devel-0.113-5.12.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5
  • polkit-devel >= 0.113-5.18.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5 GA polkit-devel-0.113-5.18.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12
  • polkit-devel >= 0.113-4.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-2015-759
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP1
  • libpolkit0-32bit >= 0.113-4.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP1 GA libpolkit0-32bit-0.113-4.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP2
  • libpolkit0-32bit >= 0.113-5.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP2 GA libpolkit0-32bit-0.113-5.6.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP3
  • libpolkit0-32bit >= 0.113-5.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP3 GA libpolkit0-32bit-0.113-5.6.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP4
  • libpolkit0-32bit >= 0.113-5.12.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP4 GA libpolkit0-32bit-0.113-5.12.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12
  • libpolkit0-32bit >= 0.113-4.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-WE-12-2015-759
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • libpolkit0 >= 0.114-lp150.1.6
  • polkit >= 0.114-lp150.1.6
  • typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0 >= 0.114-lp150.1.6
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA libpolkit0-0.114-lp150.1.6
openSUSE Leap 15.2
  • libpolkit0 >= 0.116-lp152.1.5
  • polkit >= 0.116-lp152.1.5
  • typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0 >= 0.116-lp152.1.5
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.2 GA libpolkit0-0.116-lp152.1.1
openSUSE Leap 15.3
  • libpolkit0 >= 0.116-1.51
  • polkit >= 0.116-1.51
  • typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0 >= 0.116-1.51
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.3 GA libpolkit0-0.116-1.51
openSUSE Leap 15.4
  • libpolkit0 >= 0.116-3.9.1
  • polkit >= 0.116-3.9.1
  • typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0 >= 0.116-3.9.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.4 GA libpolkit0-0.116-3.9.1
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • libpolkit0 >= 0.113-3.4
  • libpolkit0-32bit >= 0.113-3.4
  • polkit >= 0.113-3.4
  • polkit-devel >= 0.113-3.4
  • polkit-doc >= 0.113-3.4
  • typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0 >= 0.113-3.4
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA libpolkit0-0.113-3.4


First public cloud image revisions this CVE is fixed in:


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
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP5 polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service Image Server 12 SP2 polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 BCL polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 ESPOS polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 BCL polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ESPOS polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1 polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5 polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP1 polkit Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP5 polkit Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 polkit Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 polkit Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 polkit Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 polkit Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 polkit Released