Upstream information

CVE-2017-15914 at MITRE


Incorrect implementation of access controls allows remote users to override repository restrictions in Borg servers 1.1.x before 1.1.3.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 8.8
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
CVSSv3 Version 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1080538 [RESOLVED / INVALID]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • borgbackup >= 1.1.17-1.2
  • borgbackup-bash-completion >= 1.1.17-1.2
  • borgbackup-doc >= 1.1.17-1.2
  • borgbackup-fish-completion >= 1.1.17-1.2
  • borgbackup-zsh-completion >= 1.1.17-1.2
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA borgbackup-1.1.17-1.2

SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Fri Feb 9 16:19:25 2018
CVE page last modified: Wed Oct 26 20:55:30 2022