DescriptionIt was discovered that read_file() in apport/hookutils.py would follow symbolic links or open FIFOs. When this function is used by the openjdk-17 package apport hooks, it could expose private data to other local users.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having low severity.SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1187303 [RESOLVED / FIXED] No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.
Status of this issue by product and package
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|SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service 11 SP3||apport||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service 11 SP3||apport-crashdb-sle||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS||apport||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS||apport-crashdb-sle||Not affected|