Upstream information

CVE-2017-15994 at MITRE

Description

rsync 3.1.3-development before 2017-10-24 mishandles archaic checksums, which makes it easier for remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions. NOTE: the rsync development branch has significant use beyond the rsync developers, e.g., the code has been copied for use in various GitHub projects.

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 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 9.8
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
CVSSv3 Version 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1065646 [RESOLVED / INVALID]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
Magnum Orchestration rsync Not affected
SUSE Container as a Service Platform 1.0 rsync Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 rsync Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 rsync Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 rsync Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 rsync Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS rsync Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 rsync Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 LTSS rsync Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS rsync Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 rsync Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 rsync Not affected