Upstream information

CVE-2021-44038 at MITRE

Description

An issue was discovered in Quagga through 1.2.4. Unsafe chown/chmod operations in the suggested spec file allow users (with control of the non-root-owned directory /etc/quagga) to escalate their privileges to root upon package installation or update.

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 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: 1191890 [NEW]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 quagga Not affected
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0 quagga Not affected
SUSE Enterprise Storage 6 quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 LTSS quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 ESPOS quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 LTSS quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP3 quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15 SP2 quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15 SP3 quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 BCL quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 BCL quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ESPOS quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 ESPOS quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 LTSS quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 LTSS quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3 quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP1 quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1 quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2 quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP3 quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Storage 7 quagga Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Storage 7.1 quagga Not affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.1 quagga Not affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.2 quagga Not affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.1 quagga Not affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.2 quagga Not affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.1 quagga Not affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.2 quagga Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 quagga Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 quagga Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 quagga Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 quagga Not affected