Upstream information

CVE-2015-5602 at MITRE

Description

sudoedit in Sudo before 1.8.15 allows local users to gain privileges via a symlink attack on a file whose full path is defined using multiple wildcards in /etc/sudoers, as demonstrated by "/home/*/*/file.txt."

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having low severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.2
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 917806 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 953359 [RESOLVED / WONTFIX]

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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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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.

Product(s) Source package State
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 sudo Already fixed
SLES for SAP Applications sudo Released
SLES_LTSS-10-SP4 sudo Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 sudo In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 LTSS sudo Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 BCL sudo Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS ERICSSON sudo Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS SAP sudo Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 BCL sudo Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS sudo Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS sudo Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ESPOS sudo Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS sudo Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 sudo Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 sudo Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 sudo Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 sudo Already fixed
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 sudo Already fixed
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 sudo Already fixed
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 sudo Already fixed