Upstream information

CVE-2020-8026 at MITRE


A Incorrect Default Permissions vulnerability in the packaging of inn in openSUSE Leap 15.2, openSUSE Tumbleweed, openSUSE Leap 15.1 allows local attackers with control of the new user to escalate their privileges to root. This issue affects: openSUSE Leap 15.2 inn version 2.6.2-lp152.1.26 and prior versions. openSUSE Tumbleweed inn version 2.6.2-4.2 and prior versions. openSUSE Leap 15.1 inn version 2.5.4-lp151.3.3.1 and prior versions.

SUSE information

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

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.2
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.8
Vector CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
CVSSv3 Version 3.1
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1172573 [NEW]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 SP1
  • inn >= 2.5.4-bp151.4.6.1
  • inn-devel >= 2.5.4-bp151.4.6.1
  • mininews >= 2.5.4-bp151.4.6.1
SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 SP2
  • inn >= 2.6.2-bp152.2.4.1
  • inn-devel >= 2.6.2-bp152.2.4.1
  • mininews >= 2.6.2-bp152.2.4.1
openSUSE Leap 15.1
  • inn >= 2.5.4-lp151.3.6.1
  • inn-debuginfo >= 2.5.4-lp151.3.6.1
  • inn-debugsource >= 2.5.4-lp151.3.6.1
  • inn-devel >= 2.5.4-lp151.3.6.1
  • mininews >= 2.5.4-lp151.3.6.1
  • mininews-debuginfo >= 2.5.4-lp151.3.6.1
openSUSE Leap 15.2
  • inn >= 2.6.2-lp152.2.3.1
  • inn-debuginfo >= 2.6.2-lp152.2.3.1
  • inn-debugsource >= 2.6.2-lp152.2.3.1
  • inn-devel >= 2.6.2-lp152.2.3.1
  • mininews >= 2.6.2-lp152.2.3.1
  • mininews-debuginfo >= 2.6.2-lp152.2.3.1