Upstream information

CVE-2016-8659 at MITRE


Bubblewrap before 0.1.3 sets the PR_SET_DUMPABLE flag, which might allow local users to gain privileges by attaching to the process, as demonstrated by sending commands to a PrivSep socket.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.9
Vector AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7
Vector AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity High
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 984817 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15
  • flatpak >= 0.10.4-2.42
  • flatpak-devel >= 0.10.4-2.42
  • libflatpak0 >= 0.10.4-2.42
  • typelib-1_0-Flatpak-1_0 >= 0.10.4-2.42
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 GA flatpak
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • flatpak >= 0.10.4-lp150.2.3
  • libflatpak0 >= 0.10.4-lp150.2.3
  • typelib-1_0-Flatpak-1_0 >= 0.10.4-lp150.2.3
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA flatpak
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • flatpak >= 0.6.14-1.1
  • flatpak-builder >= 0.6.14-1.1
  • flatpak-devel >= 0.6.14-1.1
  • libflatpak0 >= 0.6.14-1.1
  • typelib-1_0-Flatpak-1_0 >= 0.6.14-1.1
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA flatpak

Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP3 rpmlint Released