Upstream information

CVE-2018-12026 at MITRE

Description

During the spawning of a malicious Passenger-managed application, SpawningKit in Phusion Passenger 5.3.x before 5.3.2 allows such applications to replace key files or directories in the spawning communication directory with symlinks. This then could result in arbitrary reads and writes, which in turn can result in information disclosure and privilege escalation.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having not set severity.

SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1097655 [RESOLVED / UPSTREAM], 1097663 [NEW], 1097664 [RESOLVED / DUPLICATE]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.


Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Lifecycle Management Server 1.3 rubygem-passenger Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Containers 12 rubygem-passenger Not affected
SUSE Studio Onsite 1.3 rubygem-passenger Not affected