Upstream information

CVE-2015-8034 at MITRE


The state.sls function in Salt before 2015.8.3 uses weak permissions on the cache data, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information by reading the file.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 2.1 4.6
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Local Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Authentication None Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial Complete
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact None None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 957914 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Enterprise Storage 1.0
  • salt >= 2014.1.10-8.4
  • salt-master >= 2014.1.10-8.4
  • salt-minion >= 2014.1.10-8.4
SUSE Enterprise Storage 2
  • salt >= 2014.1.10-6.4
  • salt-master >= 2014.1.10-6.4
  • salt-minion >= 2014.1.10-6.4
SUSE Enterprise Storage 2.1
  • salt >= 2014.1.10-8.4
  • salt-master >= 2014.1.10-8.4
  • salt-minion >= 2014.1.10-8.4

Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Storage 1.0 salt Released
SUSE Storage 2.0 salt Released
SUSE Storage 2.1 salt Released