Upstream information

CVE-2016-2521 at MITRE

Description

Untrusted search path vulnerability in the WiresharkApplication class in ui/qt/wireshark_application.cpp in Wireshark 1.12.x before 1.12.10 and 2.0.x before 2.0.2 on Windows allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse riched20.dll.dll file in the current working directory, related to use of QLibrary.

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 7.2 4.3
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Local Network
Access Complexity Low Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Complete None
Integrity Impact Complete None
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
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 968565 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.


Status of this issue by product and package

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 wireshark In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP2 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP3 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 wireshark In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 GA wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP1 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 wireshark In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 wireshark In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 11 SP2 wireshark Released