Upstream information

CVE-2019-13638 at MITRE

Description

GNU patch through 2.7.6 is vulnerable to OS shell command injection that can be exploited by opening a crafted patch file that contains an ed style diff payload with shell metacharacters. The ed editor does not need to be present on the vulnerable system. This is different from CVE-2018-1000156.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 9.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 7.8 7.3
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Local Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None Low
User Interaction Required Required
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High High
Integrity Impact High High
Availability Impact High High
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1088420 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 1142513 [RESOLVED / DUPLICATE], 1146398 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 patch Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 patch Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 patch Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1 patch Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 GA patch Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS patch Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS patch Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS patch Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS patch Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS patch Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 patch Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 patch Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3 patch Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 GA patch Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 patch Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 patch Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 patch Already fixed