Upstream information

CVE-2016-6321 at MITRE

Description

Directory traversal vulnerability in the safer_name_suffix function in GNU tar 1.14 through 1.29 might allow remote attackers to bypass an intended protection mechanism and write to arbitrary files via vectors related to improper sanitization of the file_name parameter, aka POINTYFEATHER.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Running

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5 2.6
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Low High
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact Partial Partial
Availability Impact None None
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact None
CVSSv3 Version 3
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1007188 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 1123796 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
Image SLES12-SP4-Azure-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP4-EC2-HVM-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP4-GCE-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP4-OCI-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP4-SAP-Azure
Image SLES12-SP4-SAP-Azure-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP4-SAP-Azure-LI-BYOS-Production
Image SLES12-SP4-SAP-Azure-VLI-BYOS-Production
Image SLES12-SP4-SAP-EC2-HVM
Image SLES12-SP4-SAP-EC2-HVM-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP4-SAP-GCE
Image SLES12-SP4-SAP-GCE-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP4-SAP-OCI-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP5-Azure-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP5-Azure-Basic-On-Demand
Image SLES12-SP5-Azure-HPC-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP5-Azure-HPC-On-Demand
Image SLES12-SP5-Azure-SAP-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP5-Azure-SAP-On-Demand
Image SLES12-SP5-Azure-Standard-On-Demand
Image SLES12-SP5-EC2-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP5-EC2-ECS-On-Demand
Image SLES12-SP5-EC2-On-Demand
Image SLES12-SP5-EC2-SAP-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP5-EC2-SAP-On-Demand
Image SLES12-SP5-GCE-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP5-GCE-On-Demand
Image SLES12-SP5-GCE-SAP-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP5-GCE-SAP-On-Demand
Image SLES12-SP5-OCI-BYOS-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP5-OCI-BYOS-SAP-BYOS
Image SLES12-SP5-SAP-Azure-LI-BYOS-Production
Image SLES12-SP5-SAP-Azure-VLI-BYOS-Production
  • tar >= 1.27.1-11.1
SUSE Enterprise Storage 6
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.0
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.0
SUSE Manager Server 4.0
  • tar >= 1.30-3.3.2
  • tar-lang >= 1.30-3.3.2
  • tar-rmt >= 1.30-3.3.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1 GA tar-1.30-3.3.2
SUSE Enterprise Storage 7.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP3
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.2
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.2
SUSE Manager Server 4.2
  • tar >= 1.30-3.6.1
  • tar-lang >= 1.30-3.6.1
  • tar-rmt >= 1.30-3.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP3 GA tar-1.30-3.6.1
SUSE Enterprise Storage 7
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.1
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.1
SUSE Manager Server 4.1
  • tar >= 1.30-3.3.2
  • tar-lang >= 1.30-3.3.2
  • tar-rmt >= 1.30-3.3.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2 GA tar-1.30-3.3.2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • tar >= 1.27.1-11.1
  • tar-lang >= 1.27.1-11.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-1690
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • tar >= 1.27.1-11.1
  • tar-lang >= 1.27.1-11.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2016-1690
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • tar >= 1.27.1-14.1
  • tar-lang >= 1.27.1-14.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 GA tar-1.27.1-14.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4
  • tar >= 1.27.1-15.3.7
  • tar-lang >= 1.27.1-15.3.7
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 GA tar-1.27.1-15.3.7
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.3
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.3
SUSE Manager Server 4.3
  • tar >= 1.34-150000.3.12.1
  • tar-lang >= 1.34-150000.3.12.1
  • tar-rmt >= 1.34-150000.3.12.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP4 GA tar-1.34-150000.3.12.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15
  • tar >= 1.30-1.3
  • tar-lang >= 1.30-1.3
  • tar-rmt >= 1.30-1.3
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 GA tar-1.30-1.3
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5
  • tar >= 1.27.1-15.3.7
  • tar-lang >= 1.27.1-15.3.7
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 GA tar-1.27.1-15.3.7
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4
  • tar >= 1.26-1.2.10.1
Patchnames:
slessp4-tar-12854
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1
  • tar >= 1.27.1-11.1
  • tar-lang >= 1.27.1-11.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-1690
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2
  • tar >= 1.27.1-11.1
  • tar-lang >= 1.27.1-11.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2016-1690
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • tar >= 1.27.1-14.1
  • tar-lang >= 1.27.1-14.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 GA tar-1.27.1-14.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
  • tar >= 1.27.1-15.3.7
  • tar-lang >= 1.27.1-15.3.7
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 GA tar-1.27.1-15.3.7
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
  • tar >= 1.27.1-15.3.7
  • tar-lang >= 1.27.1-15.3.7
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 GA tar-1.27.1-15.3.7
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • tar >= 1.27.1-11.1
  • tar-lang >= 1.27.1-11.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2016-1690
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • tar >= 1.29-lp150.1.12
  • tar-lang >= 1.29-lp150.1.12
  • tar-rmt >= 1.29-lp150.1.12
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA tar-1.29-lp150.1.12
openSUSE Leap 15.2
  • tar >= 1.30-lp152.3.6
  • tar-lang >= 1.30-lp152.3.6
  • tar-rmt >= 1.30-lp152.3.6
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.2 GA tar-1.30-lp152.3.2
openSUSE Leap 15.3
  • tar >= 1.30-3.6.1
  • tar-lang >= 1.30-3.6.1
  • tar-rmt >= 1.30-3.6.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.3 GA tar-1.30-3.6.1
openSUSE Leap 15.4
  • tar >= 1.34-150000.3.12.1
  • tar-lang >= 1.34-150000.3.12.1
  • tar-rmt >= 1.34-150000.3.12.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.4 GA tar-1.34-150000.3.12.1
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • tar >= 1.29-2.1
  • tar-backup-scripts >= 1.29-2.1
  • tar-lang >= 1.29-2.1
  • tar-tests >= 1.29-2.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA tar-1.29-2.1


First public cloud image revisions this CVE is fixed in:


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
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 tar Released
SLES15-EC2-CHOST-HVM-BYOS tar In progress
SLES15-SP1-CHOST-BYOS-Azure tar In progress
SLES15-SP1-CHOST-BYOS-EC2 tar In progress
SLES15-SP1-CHOST-BYOS-GCE tar In progress
SLES15-SP2-CHOST-BYOS-Aliyun tar In progress
SLES15-SP2-CHOST-BYOS-Azure tar In progress
SLES15-SP2-CHOST-BYOS-EC2 tar In progress
SLES15-SP2-CHOST-BYOS-GCE tar In progress
SLES15-SP3-CHOST-BYOS-Aliyun tar In progress
SLES15-SP3-CHOST-BYOS-Azure tar In progress
SLES15-SP3-CHOST-BYOS-EC2 tar In progress
SLES15-SP3-CHOST-BYOS-GCE tar In progress
SLES15-SP4-CHOST-BYOS tar In progress
SLES15-SP4-CHOST-BYOS-Aliyun tar In progress
SLES15-SP4-CHOST-BYOS-Azure tar In progress
SLES15-SP4-CHOST-BYOS-EC2 tar In progress
SLES15-SP4-CHOST-BYOS-GCE tar In progress
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0 tar In progress
SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 tar Released
SUSE Enterprise Storage 6 tar In progress
SUSE Enterprise Storage 7 tar In progress
SUSE Enterprise Storage 7.1 tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 tar Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 tar Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP3 tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP4 tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 tar Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1-ESPOS tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1-LTSS tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2-ESPOS tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2-LTSS tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP3 tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP4 tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-LTSS tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.1 tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.2 tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.3 tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP3 tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP4 tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service 11 SP3 tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service Image Server 12 SP2 tar Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS tar Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS tar Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4-LTSS tar Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 tar Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 tar Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-BCL tar Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-ESPOS tar Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2-LTSS tar Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3-BCL tar Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3-ESPOS tar Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3-LTSS tar Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4-ESPOS tar Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4-LTSS tar Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 tar Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS tar Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1-LTSS tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2-LTSS tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3 tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4 tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15-ESPOS tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15-LTSS tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP1 tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP2 tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 tar Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 tar Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 tar Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 tar Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1 tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2 tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP3 tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4 tar In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for the Raspberry Pi 12 SP2 tar Released
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.1 tar In progress
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.2 tar In progress
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.3 tar In progress
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.1 tar In progress
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.2 tar In progress
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.3 tar In progress
SUSE Manager Server 4.1 tar In progress
SUSE Manager Server 4.2 tar In progress
SUSE Manager Server 4.3 tar In progress
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 tar Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 tar Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 tar Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 tar Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 tar Released
suse/sle-micro-rancher/5.2
suse/sle-micro-rancher/5.3
suse/sle-micro/5.0/toolbox
suse/sle-micro/5.1/toolbox
suse/sle-micro/5.2/toolbox
suse/sle-micro/5.3/toolbox
suse/sles/15.3/cdi-importer:1.37.1
suse/sles/15.3/cdi-uploadserver:1.37.1
suse/sles/15.3/libguestfs-tools:0.45.0
suse/sles/15.4/cdi-importer:1.43.0
suse/sles/15.4/cdi-uploadserver:1.43.0
suse/sles/15.4/libguestfs-tools:0.49.0
suse/sles/15.4/virt-launcher:0.49.0
trento/trento-runner
trento/trento-web
tarIn progress


SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Thu Oct 27 10:00:11 2016
CVE page last modified: Fri Nov 25 17:43:18 2022