Upstream information

CVE-2015-8470 at MITRE


The console in Puppet Enterprise 3.7.x, 3.8.x, and 2015.2.x does not set the secure flag for the JSESSIONID cookie in an HTTPS session, which makes it easier for remote attackers to capture this cookie by intercepting its transmission within an HTTP session.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 4.3 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Medium Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Partial None
Integrity Impact None Partial
Availability Impact None None
CVSS v3 Scores
Base Score 4.7
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:N/I:L/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Changed
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Low
Availability Impact None
CVSSv3 Version 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1072341 [RESOLVED / INVALID]

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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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 puppet Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 puppet Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Advanced Systems Management 12 puppet Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS puppet Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 puppet Not affected