Upstream information

CVE-2018-15687 at MITRE

Description

A race condition in chown_one() of systemd allows an attacker to cause systemd to set arbitrary permissions on arbitrary files. Affected releases are systemd versions up to and including 239.

SUSE information

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

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v3 Scores
  SUSE
Base Score 6.3
Vector AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity High
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1113666 [IN_PROGRESS]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
CaaS Platform 1.0 systemd Not affected
CaaS Platform 2.0 systemd Not affected
CaaS Platform 3.0 systemd Not affected
OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7.0 systemd Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 systemd Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 GA systemd Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP3 systemd Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS systemd Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS systemd Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 systemd Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 GA systemd Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 systemd Not affected