Upstream information

CVE-2017-7560 at MITRE

Description

It was found that rhnsd PID files are created as world-writable that allows local attackers to fill the disks or to kill selected processes.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having critical severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 4.9 3.6
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None Partial
Availability Impact Complete Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5.5 6.1
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:H
Access Vector Local Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required Low Low
User Interaction None None
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None Low
Availability Impact High High
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1049936 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
SUSE Linux Enterprise Client Tools for SUSE Manager 12 GA spacewalksd Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS spacewalksd Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 spacewalksd Released
SUSE Manager Proxy 3.0 spacewalksd Not affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 3.1 spacewalksd Released