Upstream information

CVE-2016-1866 at MITRE

Description

Salt 2015.8.x before 2015.8.4 does not properly handle clear messages on the minion, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to execute arbitrary code by inserting packets into the minion-master data stream.

SUSE information

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.82
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 8.1
Vector AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 965403 [RESOLVED / ]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • salt >= 2015.8.7-13.1
  • salt-api >= 2015.8.7-13.1
  • salt-bash-completion >= 2015.8.7-13.1
  • salt-cloud >= 2015.8.7-13.1
  • salt-doc >= 2015.8.7-13.1
  • salt-fish-completion >= 2015.8.7-13.1
  • salt-master >= 2015.8.7-13.1
  • salt-minion >= 2015.8.7-13.1
  • salt-proxy >= 2015.8.7-13.1
  • salt-raet >= 2015.8.7-13.1
  • salt-ssh >= 2015.8.7-13.1
  • salt-syndic >= 2015.8.7-13.1
  • salt-zsh-completion >= 2015.8.7-13.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2016-318
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • salt >= 2016.3.4-1.1
  • salt-api >= 2016.3.4-1.1
  • salt-bash-completion >= 2016.3.4-1.1
  • salt-cloud >= 2016.3.4-1.1
  • salt-doc >= 2016.3.4-1.1
  • salt-fish-completion >= 2016.3.4-1.1
  • salt-master >= 2016.3.4-1.1
  • salt-minion >= 2016.3.4-1.1
  • salt-proxy >= 2016.3.4-1.1
  • salt-raet >= 2016.3.4-1.1
  • salt-ssh >= 2016.3.4-1.1
  • salt-syndic >= 2016.3.4-1.1
  • salt-zsh-completion >= 2016.3.4-1.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA salt