Upstream information

CVE-2018-15869 at MITRE

Description

An Amazon Web Services (AWS) developer who does not specify the --owners flag when describing images via AWS CLI, and therefore not properly validating source software per AWS recommended security best practices, may unintentionally load an undesired and potentially malicious Amazon Machine Image (AMI) from the uncurated public community AMI catalog.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Running

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5.3 8.6
Vector AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Network Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction None Required
Scope Unchanged Changed
Confidentiality Impact None High
Integrity Impact Low High
Availability Impact None High
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1105988 [CONFIRMED]

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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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 aws-cli Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12 aws-cli Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 15 aws-cli Released
SUSE Openstack Cloud 8 aws-cli Affected