Upstream information

CVE-2017-0901 at MITRE

Description

RubyGems version 2.6.12 and earlier fails to validate specification names, allowing a maliciously crafted gem to potentially overwrite any file on the filesystem.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Pending

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 6.4 4.9
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:C/A:N
Access Vector Network Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact Partial Complete
Availability Impact Partial None
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 7.5 5.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N
Access Vector Network Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction None Required
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact High High
Availability Impact None None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1056286 [NEW]

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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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 1.0 ruby2.1 Unsupported
OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7.0 ruby2.1 Affected
SUSE Lifecycle Management Server 1.3 rubygems Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 ruby2.1 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 ruby2.1 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension 11 SP4 rubygems Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 rubygems Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2 ruby2.1 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP3 ruby2.1 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS ruby2.1 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS ruby2.1 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 ruby2.1 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ruby2.1 Affected
SUSE Studio Onsite 1.3 ruby19 Affected
SUSE Studio Onsite 1.3 rubygems Affected