Upstream information

CVE-2019-12761 at MITRE

Description

A code injection issue was discovered in PyXDG before 0.26 via crafted Python code in a Category element of a Menu XML document in a .menu file. XDG_CONFIG_DIRS must be set up to trigger xdg.Menu.parse parsing within the directory containing this file. This is due to a lack of sanitization in xdg/Menu.py before an eval call.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Pending

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5.1
Vector AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 7.5 7.3
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity High Low
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction Required None
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High Low
Integrity Impact High Low
Availability Impact High Low
CVSSv3 Version 3 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1137627 [NEW]

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Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.5 python-pyxdg Already fixed
SUSE Enterprise Storage 7 python-pyxdg Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 ESPOS python-pyxdg Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 ESPOS python-pyxdg Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 LTSS python-pyxdg Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 python-pyxdg Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 SP1 python-pyxdg Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 SP3 python-pyxdg Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 SP4 python-pyxdg Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Python 2 15 SP1 python-pyxdg Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Python 2 15 SP3 python-pyxdg Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 LTSS python-pyxdg Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP1 python-pyxdg Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP2 python-pyxdg Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2 python-pyxdg Already fixed
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.1 python-pyxdg Already fixed
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.1 python-pyxdg Already fixed
SUSE Manager Server 4.1 python-pyxdg Already fixed
SUSE Package Hub 15 python-pyxdg Unsupported