Upstream information

CVE-2016-6252 at MITRE

Description

Integer overflow in shadow 4.2.1 allows local users to gain privileges via crafted input to newuidmap.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 4.6 4.1
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P AV:L/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local Local
Access Complexity Low Medium
Authentication None Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial Partial
Integrity Impact Partial Partial
Availability Impact Partial Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 7.8 7.8
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Local Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required Low Low
User Interaction None None
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High High
Integrity Impact High High
Availability Impact High High
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1099310 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 979282 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
Openstack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7
  • shadow >= 4.2.1-27.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Magnum-Orchestration-7-2018-1351
SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0
  • shadow >= 4.2.1-27.16.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-CAASP-3.0-2018-1698
SUSE CaaS Platform ALL
  • shadow >= 4.2.1-27.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-CAASP-ALL-2018-1351
SUSE Enterprise Storage 4
  • shadow >= 4.2.1-27.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-Storage-4-2018-1351
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • shadow >= 4.2.1-27.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-1351
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 12 SP2-CLIENT
  • shadow >= 4.2.1-27.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-POS-12-SP2-CLIENT-2018-1351
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1-LTSS
  • shadow >= 4.1.5.1-19.8.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2018-1354
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-BCL
  • shadow >= 4.2.1-27.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-BCL-2018-1351
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-ESPOS
  • shadow >= 4.2.1-27.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-ESPOS-2018-1351
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-LTSS
  • shadow >= 4.2.1-27.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2018-1351
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • shadow >= 4.2.1-27.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-1351
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS
  • shadow >= 4.1.5.1-19.8.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2018-1354
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1
  • shadow >= 4.1.5.1-19.8.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP1-2018-1354
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1-LTSS
  • shadow >= 4.1.5.1-19.8.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2018-1354
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2
  • shadow >= 4.2.1-27.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP2-2018-1351
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2-BCL
  • shadow >= 4.2.1-27.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-BCL-2018-1351
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2-ESPOS
  • shadow >= 4.2.1-27.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-ESPOS-2018-1351
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2-LTSS
  • shadow >= 4.2.1-27.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2018-1351
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3
  • shadow >= 4.2.1-27.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-1351
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12-LTSS
  • shadow >= 4.1.5.1-19.8.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2018-1354
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7
  • shadow >= 4.2.1-27.9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-7-2018-1351
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • shadow >= 4.2.1-16.1
  • shadow-debuginfo >= 4.2.1-16.1
  • shadow-debugsource >= 4.2.1-16.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2018-770


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
CaaS Platform 2.0 shadow Released
CaaS Platform 3.0 shadow Released
OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7.0 shadow Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA shadow Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 shadow Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 shadow Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 GA shadow Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA shadow Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS shadow Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 shadow Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS shadow Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS shadow Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 shadow Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 shadow Released