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 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
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1033300 [RESOLVED], 1036244 [IN_PROGRESS], 1041511 [RESOLVED], 749065 [RESOLVED], 869959 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Build System Kit 12 SP1
  • kdelibs4 >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • kdelibs4-branding-upstream >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • kdelibs4-core >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • kdelibs4-doc >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libkde4-devel >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libkdecore4-devel >= 4.12.0-10.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-BSK-12-SP1-2017-805
SUSE Linux Enterprise Build System Kit 12 SP2
  • kdelibs4 >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • kdelibs4-branding-upstream >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • kdelibs4-core >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • kdelibs4-doc >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libkde4-devel >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • libkdecore4-devel >= 4.12.0-10.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-BSK-12-SP2-2017-805
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • kdelibs4 >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • 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
  • kdelibs4 >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • 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
  • 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 Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 GA libkde4-32bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • kdelibs4 >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • 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
  • kdelibs4 >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • 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 12 SP3
  • 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 Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 GA libkde4-32bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • kdelibs4 >= 4.12.0-10.1
  • 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
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • kauth >= 5.21.0-16.1
  • kauth-debugsource >= 5.21.0-16.1
  • kauth-devel >= 5.21.0-16.1
  • kauth-devel-32bit >= 5.21.0-16.1
  • kdelibs4 >= 4.14.18-18.1
  • kdelibs4-apidocs >= 4.14.18-18.1
  • kdelibs4-branding-upstream >= 4.14.18-18.1
  • kdelibs4-core >= 4.14.18-18.1
  • kdelibs4-core-debuginfo >= 4.14.18-18.1
  • kdelibs4-debuginfo >= 4.14.18-18.1
  • kdelibs4-debugsource >= 4.14.18-18.1
  • kdelibs4-doc >= 4.14.18-18.1
  • kdelibs4-doc-debuginfo >= 4.14.18-18.1
  • libKF5Auth5 >= 5.21.0-16.1
  • libKF5Auth5-32bit >= 5.21.0-16.1
  • libKF5Auth5-debuginfo >= 5.21.0-16.1
  • libKF5Auth5-debuginfo-32bit >= 5.21.0-16.1
  • libKF5Auth5-lang >= 5.21.0-16.1
  • libkde4 >= 4.14.18-18.1
  • libkde4-32bit >= 4.14.18-18.1
  • libkde4-debuginfo >= 4.14.18-18.1
  • libkde4-debuginfo-32bit >= 4.14.18-18.1
  • libkde4-devel >= 4.14.18-18.1
  • libkdecore4 >= 4.14.18-18.1
  • libkdecore4-32bit >= 4.14.18-18.1
  • libkdecore4-debuginfo >= 4.14.18-18.1
  • libkdecore4-debuginfo-32bit >= 4.14.18-18.1
  • libkdecore4-devel >= 4.14.18-18.1
  • libkdecore4-devel-debuginfo >= 4.14.18-18.1
  • libksuseinstall-devel >= 4.14.18-18.1
  • libksuseinstall1 >= 4.14.18-18.1
  • libksuseinstall1-32bit >= 4.14.18-18.1
  • libksuseinstall1-debuginfo >= 4.14.18-18.1
  • libksuseinstall1-debuginfo-32bit >= 4.14.18-18.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2017-575
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • kauth >= 5.26.0-2.3.1
  • kauth-debugsource >= 5.26.0-2.3.1
  • kauth-devel >= 5.26.0-2.3.1
  • kauth-devel-32bit >= 5.26.0-2.3.1
  • kdelibs4 >= 4.14.25-7.4.1
  • kdelibs4-apidocs >= 4.14.25-7.4.1
  • kdelibs4-branding-upstream >= 4.14.25-7.4.1
  • kdelibs4-core >= 4.14.25-7.4.1
  • kdelibs4-core-debuginfo >= 4.14.25-7.4.1
  • kdelibs4-debuginfo >= 4.14.25-7.4.1
  • kdelibs4-debugsource >= 4.14.25-7.4.1
  • kdelibs4-doc >= 4.14.25-7.4.1
  • kdelibs4-doc-debuginfo >= 4.14.25-7.4.1
  • libKF5Auth5 >= 5.26.0-2.3.1
  • libKF5Auth5-32bit >= 5.26.0-2.3.1
  • libKF5Auth5-debuginfo >= 5.26.0-2.3.1
  • libKF5Auth5-debuginfo-32bit >= 5.26.0-2.3.1
  • libKF5Auth5-lang >= 5.26.0-2.3.1
  • libkde4 >= 4.14.25-7.4.1
  • libkde4-32bit >= 4.14.25-7.4.1
  • libkde4-debuginfo >= 4.14.25-7.4.1
  • libkde4-debuginfo-32bit >= 4.14.25-7.4.1
  • libkde4-devel >= 4.14.25-7.4.1
  • libkdecore4 >= 4.14.25-7.4.1
  • libkdecore4-32bit >= 4.14.25-7.4.1
  • libkdecore4-debuginfo >= 4.14.25-7.4.1
  • libkdecore4-debuginfo-32bit >= 4.14.25-7.4.1
  • libkdecore4-devel >= 4.14.25-7.4.1
  • libkdecore4-devel-debuginfo >= 4.14.25-7.4.1
  • libksuseinstall-devel >= 4.14.25-7.4.1
  • libksuseinstall1 >= 4.14.25-7.4.1
  • libksuseinstall1-32bit >= 4.14.25-7.4.1
  • libksuseinstall1-debuginfo >= 4.14.25-7.4.1
  • libksuseinstall1-debuginfo-32bit >= 4.14.25-7.4.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2017-575
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • kauth-devel >= 5.32.0-2.1
  • kdelibs4 >= 4.14.33-1.4
  • kdelibs4-core >= 4.14.33-1.4
  • kdelibs4-doc >= 4.14.33-1.4
  • libKF5Auth5 >= 5.32.0-2.1
  • libKF5Auth5-lang >= 5.32.0-2.1
  • libkde4 >= 4.14.33-1.4
  • libkde4-devel >= 4.14.33-1.4
  • libkdecore4 >= 4.14.33-1.4
  • libkdecore4-devel >= 4.14.33-1.4
  • libksuseinstall1 >= 4.14.33-1.4
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA kauth-devel
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA kdelibs4


List of planned updates

The following information is the current evaluation information for this security issue. It might neither be accurate nor complete, Use at own risk.
Product(s) Source package
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS
kdelibs4


Status of this issue by product and package

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise BSK 12 SP1 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise BSK 12 SP2 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 kdelibs4 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP1 kdelibs4 Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS kdelibs4 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 kdelibs4 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS kdelibs4 Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 kdelibs4 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 for Raspberry PI kdelibs4 Released