Upstream information

CVE-2016-7545 at MITRE

Description

SELinux policycoreutils allows local users to execute arbitrary commands outside of the sandbox via a crafted TIOCSTI ioctl call.

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 6.6
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C AV:L/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Local Local
Access Complexity Low Medium
Authentication None Single
Confidentiality Impact Complete Complete
Integrity Impact Complete Complete
Availability Impact Complete Complete
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 8.8
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Changed
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1000998 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 968375 [NEW], 968674 [IN_PROGRESS]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
  • policycoreutils >= 2.6-3.12
  • policycoreutils-lang >= 2.6-3.12
  • policycoreutils-newrole >= 2.6-3.12
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 GA policycoreutils
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • policycoreutils >= 2.0.79-4.8.1
Patchnames:
slessp4-policycoreutils-12963
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • policycoreutils >= 2.3-3.3.1
  • policycoreutils-python >= 2.3-3.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-173
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • policycoreutils >= 2.5-6.1
  • policycoreutils-python >= 2.5-6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-172
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • policycoreutils >= 2.5-9.1
  • policycoreutils-python >= 2.5-9.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 GA policycoreutils
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • policycoreutils >= 2.5-6.1
  • policycoreutils-python >= 2.5-6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2017-172
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4
  • policycoreutils >= 2.0.79-4.8.1
Patchnames:
slessp4-policycoreutils-12963
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1
  • policycoreutils >= 2.3-3.3.1
  • policycoreutils-python >= 2.3-3.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-173
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2
  • policycoreutils >= 2.5-6.1
  • policycoreutils-python >= 2.5-6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-172


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
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS policycoreutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS policycoreutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 policycoreutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS policycoreutils Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 policycoreutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 policycoreutils Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 for Raspberry PI policycoreutils Released