Upstream information

CVE-2017-8422 at MITRE

Description

KDE kdelibs before 4.14.32 and KAuth before 5.34 allow local users to gain root privileges by spoofing a callerID and leveraging a privileged helper app.

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 7.2 6.9
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Local Local
Access Complexity Low Medium
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Complete Complete
Integrity Impact Complete Complete
Availability Impact Complete Complete
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.8
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
CVSSv3 Version 3
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1033300 [RESOLVED / WONTFIX], 1036244 [IN_PROGRESS], 1041511 [RESOLVED / WONTFIX], 749065 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 869959 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • libkde4 >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libkde4-32bit >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libkdecore4 >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libkdecore4-32bit >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libksuseinstall1 >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libksuseinstall1-32bit >= 4.12.0-10.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2017-805
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • libkde4 >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libkde4-32bit >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libkdecore4 >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libkdecore4-32bit >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libksuseinstall1 >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libksuseinstall1-32bit >= 4.12.0-10.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2017-805
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
  • libkde4 >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libkde4-32bit >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libkdecore4 >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libkdecore4-32bit >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libksuseinstall1 >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libksuseinstall1-32bit >= 4.12.0-10.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1
  • libkde4 >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libkde4-32bit >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libkdecore4 >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libkdecore4-32bit >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libksuseinstall1 >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libksuseinstall1-32bit >= 4.12.0-10.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-805
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2
  • libkde4 >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libkde4-32bit >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libkdecore4 >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libkdecore4-32bit >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libksuseinstall1 >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libksuseinstall1-32bit >= 4.12.0-10.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2017-805
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • libkde4 >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libkdecore4 >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libksuseinstall1 >= 4.12.0-10.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2017-805
SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 SP1
  • kauth-devel >= 5.20.0-7.1
  • kdelibs4 >= 4.14.18-9.1
  • kdelibs4-apidocs >= 4.14.18-9.1
  • kdelibs4-branding-upstream >= 4.14.18-9.1
  • kdelibs4-core >= 4.14.18-9.1
  • kdelibs4-doc >= 4.14.18-9.1
  • libKF5Auth5 >= 5.20.0-7.1
  • libKF5Auth5-lang >= 5.20.0-7.1
  • libkde4 >= 4.14.18-9.1
  • libkde4-devel >= 4.14.18-9.1
  • libkdecore4 >= 4.14.18-9.1
  • libkdecore4-devel >= 4.14.18-9.1
  • libksuseinstall-devel >= 4.14.18-9.1
  • libksuseinstall1 >= 4.14.18-9.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2017-575
SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 SP2
  • kauth-devel >= 5.26.0-6.1
  • kdelibs4 >= 4.14.25-8.2
  • kdelibs4-apidocs >= 4.14.25-8.2
  • kdelibs4-branding-upstream >= 4.14.25-8.2
  • kdelibs4-core >= 4.14.25-8.2
  • kdelibs4-doc >= 4.14.25-8.2
  • libKF5Auth5 >= 5.26.0-6.1
  • libKF5Auth5-lang >= 5.26.0-6.1
  • libkde4 >= 4.14.25-8.2
  • libkde4-devel >= 4.14.25-8.2
  • libkdecore4 >= 4.14.25-8.2
  • libkdecore4-devel >= 4.14.25-8.2
  • libksuseinstall-devel >= 4.14.25-8.2
  • libksuseinstall1 >= 4.14.25-8.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2017-575
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • kdelibs4 >= 4.14.38-lp150.5.34
  • kdelibs4-branding-upstream >= 4.14.38-lp150.5.34
  • kdelibs4-core >= 4.14.38-lp150.5.34
  • libKF5Auth5 >= 5.45.0-lp150.2.1
  • libKF5Auth5-lang >= 5.45.0-lp150.2.1
  • libkde4 >= 4.14.38-lp150.5.34
  • libkdecore4 >= 4.14.38-lp150.5.34
  • libksuseinstall1 >= 4.14.38-lp150.5.34
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA kdelibs4-4.14.38-lp150.5.34
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA libKF5Auth5-5.45.0-lp150.2.1
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • kauth-devel >= 5.86.0-1.2
  • libKF5Auth5 >= 5.86.0-1.2
  • libKF5Auth5-lang >= 5.86.0-1.2
  • libKF5AuthCore5 >= 5.86.0-1.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA kauth-devel-5.86.0-1.2


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
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service Image Server 12 SP2 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 kdelibs4 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 kdelibs4 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS kdelibs4 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 kdelibs4 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 LTSS kdelibs4 Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 BCL kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 ESPOS kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 BCL kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ESPOS kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for the Raspberry Pi 12 SP2 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Bootstrap Kit 12 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 kdelibs4 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 kdelibs4 Affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 kdelibs4 Released