Upstream information

CVE-2016-1238 at MITRE

Description

(1) cpan/Archive-Tar/bin/ptar, (2) cpan/Archive-Tar/bin/ptardiff, (3) cpan/Archive-Tar/bin/ptargrep, (4) cpan/CPAN/scripts/cpan, (5) cpan/Digest-SHA/shasum, (6) cpan/Encode/bin/enc2xs, (7) cpan/Encode/bin/encguess, (8) cpan/Encode/bin/piconv, (9) cpan/Encode/bin/ucmlint, (10) cpan/Encode/bin/unidump, (11) cpan/ExtUtils-MakeMaker/bin/instmodsh, (12) cpan/IO-Compress/bin/zipdetails, (13) cpan/JSON-PP/bin/json_pp, (14) cpan/Test-Harness/bin/prove, (15) dist/ExtUtils-ParseXS/lib/ExtUtils/xsubpp, (16) dist/Module-CoreList/corelist, (17) ext/Pod-Html/bin/pod2html, (18) utils/c2ph.PL, (19) utils/h2ph.PL, (20) utils/h2xs.PL, (21) utils/libnetcfg.PL, (22) utils/perlbug.PL, (23) utils/perldoc.PL, (24) utils/perlivp.PL, and (25) utils/splain.PL in Perl 5.x before 5.22.3-RC2 and 5.24 before 5.24.1-RC2 do not properly remove . (period) characters from the end of the includes directory array, which might allow local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse module under the current working directory.

SUSE information

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 7.15 4.64
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Complete Partial
Integrity Impact Complete Partial
Availability Impact Complete Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.8
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

SUSE Bugzilla entries: 987887 [NEW], 988311 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • perl >= 5.18.2-11.1
  • perl-32bit >= 5.18.2-11.1
  • perl-base >= 5.18.2-11.1
  • perl-doc >= 5.18.2-11.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-1326
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • perl >= 5.18.2-11.1
  • perl-32bit >= 5.18.2-11.1
  • perl-base >= 5.18.2-11.1
  • perl-doc >= 5.18.2-11.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 GA perl-32bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • perl >= 5.10.0-64.80.1
  • perl-32bit >= 5.10.0-64.80.1
  • perl-Module-Build >= 0.2808.01-0.80.1
  • perl-Test-Simple >= 0.72-0.80.1
  • perl-base >= 5.10.0-64.80.1
  • perl-doc >= 5.10.0-64.80.1
  • perl-x86 >= 5.10.0-64.80.1
Patchnames:
slessp4-perl-12729
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • perl >= 5.18.2-11.1
  • perl-32bit >= 5.18.2-11.1
  • perl-base >= 5.18.2-11.1
  • perl-doc >= 5.18.2-11.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-1326
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • perl >= 5.18.2-11.1
  • perl-32bit >= 5.18.2-11.1
  • perl-base >= 5.18.2-11.1
  • perl-doc >= 5.18.2-11.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 GA perl-32bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • perl >= 5.18.2-11.1
  • perl-base >= 5.18.2-11.1
  • perl-doc >= 5.18.2-11.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2 GA perl
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • perl >= 5.10.0-64.80.1
  • perl-base-32bit >= 5.10.0-64.80.1
Patchnames:
sdksp4-perl-12729
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • perl >= 5.18.2-5.1
  • perl-32bit >= 5.18.2-5.1
  • perl-base >= 5.18.2-5.1
  • perl-base-32bit >= 5.18.2-5.1
  • perl-base-debuginfo >= 5.18.2-5.1
  • perl-base-debuginfo-32bit >= 5.18.2-5.1
  • perl-debuginfo >= 5.18.2-5.1
  • perl-debuginfo-32bit >= 5.18.2-5.1
  • perl-debugsource >= 5.18.2-5.1
  • perl-doc >= 5.18.2-5.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2016-1086
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • perl >= 5.18.2-5.6
  • perl-32bit >= 5.18.2-5.6
  • perl-base >= 5.18.2-5.6
  • perl-doc >= 5.18.2-5.6
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.2 GA perl-32bit
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • perl-Archive-Extract >= 0.78-1.1
  • perl-HTTP-Tiny >= 0.070-1.1
  • perl-Module-Load-Conditional >= 0.68-1.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA perl-Archive-Extract


List of planned updates

The following information is the current evaluation information for this security issue. It might neither be accurate nor complete, Use at own risk.
Product(s) Source package
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS
perl
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS
perl