DescriptionDuring 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.
Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
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Status of this issue by product and package
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|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|