Upstream information

CVE-2017-17042 at MITRE


lib/yard/core_ext/file.rb in the server in YARD before 0.9.11 does not block relative paths with an initial ../ sequence, which allows attackers to conduct directory traversal attacks and read arbitrary files.

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 5 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Low Low
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Partial Partial
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact None None
CVSS v3 Scores
Base Score 5.3
Vector AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact Low
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1070263 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
  • ruby2.1-rubygem-yard >=
  • rubygem-yard >=
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • ruby2.1-rubygem-yard >=
  • ruby2.1-rubygem-yard-doc >=
  • ruby2.1-rubygem-yard-testsuite >=
  • ruby2.2-rubygem-yard >=
  • ruby2.2-rubygem-yard-doc >=
  • ruby2.2-rubygem-yard-testsuite >=
  • ruby2.3-rubygem-yard >=
  • ruby2.3-rubygem-yard-doc >=
  • ruby2.3-rubygem-yard-testsuite >=
  • ruby2.4-rubygem-yard >=
  • ruby2.4-rubygem-yard-doc >=
  • ruby2.4-rubygem-yard-testsuite >=
  • rubygem-yard >=

Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Lifecycle Management Server 1.3 rubygem-yard Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 rubygem-yard Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP2 rubygem-yard Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP3 rubygem-yard Released