Descriptionscripts/xzgrep.in in xzgrep 5.2.x before 5.2.0, before 5.0.0 does not properly process file names containing semicolons, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by having a user run xzgrep on a crafted file name.
Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
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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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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.
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3||xz||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA||xz||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP3||xz||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 GA||xz||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3||xz||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA||xz||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3||xz||Not affected|