Upstream information

CVE-2022-40284 at MITRE

Description

A buffer overflow was discovered in NTFS-3G before 2022.10.3. Crafted metadata in an NTFS image can cause code execution. A local attacker can exploit this if the ntfs-3g binary is setuid root. A physically proximate attacker can exploit this if NTFS-3G software is configured to execute upon attachment of an external storage device.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 7.8 7.8
Vector CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Attack Vector Local Local
Attack Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required Low Low
User Interaction None None
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High High
Integrity Impact High High
Availability Impact High High
CVSSv3 Version 3.1 3.1
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1204734 [NEW]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 SP3
  • libntfs-3g-devel >= 2022.5.17-150000.3.16.1
  • libntfs-3g87 >= 2022.5.17-150000.3.16.1
  • ntfs-3g >= 2022.5.17-150000.3.16.1
  • ntfsprogs >= 2022.5.17-150000.3.16.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-WE-15-SP3-2022-3866
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 SP4
  • libntfs-3g-devel >= 2022.5.17-150000.3.16.1
  • libntfs-3g87 >= 2022.5.17-150000.3.16.1
  • ntfs-3g >= 2022.5.17-150000.3.16.1
  • ntfsprogs >= 2022.5.17-150000.3.16.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Product-WE-15-SP4-2022-3866
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5
  • libntfs-3g-devel >= 2022.5.17-5.17.1
  • libntfs-3g84 >= 2022.5.17-5.17.1
  • ntfs-3g >= 2022.5.17-5.17.1
  • ntfsprogs >= 2022.5.17-5.17.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP5-2022-3865
SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP5-2022-3865
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5
  • libntfs-3g-devel >= 2022.5.17-5.17.1
  • libntfs-3g84 >= 2022.5.17-5.17.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP5-2022-3865
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP5
  • libntfs-3g84 >= 2022.5.17-5.17.1
  • ntfs-3g >= 2022.5.17-5.17.1
  • ntfsprogs >= 2022.5.17-5.17.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP5-2022-3865
openSUSE Leap 15.3
  • libntfs-3g-devel >= 2022.5.17-150000.3.16.1
  • libntfs-3g87 >= 2022.5.17-150000.3.16.1
  • ntfs-3g >= 2022.5.17-150000.3.16.1
  • ntfsprogs >= 2022.5.17-150000.3.16.1
  • ntfsprogs-extra >= 2022.5.17-150000.3.16.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-SLE-15.3-2022-3866
openSUSE Leap 15.4
  • libntfs-3g-devel >= 2022.5.17-150000.3.16.1
  • libntfs-3g87 >= 2022.5.17-150000.3.16.1
  • ntfs-3g >= 2022.5.17-150000.3.16.1
  • ntfsprogs >= 2022.5.17-150000.3.16.1
  • ntfsprogs-extra >= 2022.5.17-150000.3.16.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-SLE-15.4-2022-3866
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • libntfs-3g-devel >= 2022.10.3-1.1
  • libntfs-3g89 >= 2022.10.3-1.1
  • ntfs-3g >= 2022.10.3-1.1
  • ntfsprogs >= 2022.10.3-1.1
  • ntfsprogs-extra >= 2022.10.3-1.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA libntfs-3g-devel-2022.10.3-1.1


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. The updates are grouped by state of their lifecycle. SUSE product lifecycles are documented on the lifecycle page.

Product(s) Source package State
Products under general support and receiving all security fixes.
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP4 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP5 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 SP4 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Released
openSUSE Leap 15.4 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Released
Products under Long Term Service Pack support and receiving important and critical security fixes.
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP3 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Released
Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP1 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP2 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP3 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP1 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP2 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP3 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP4 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 SP1 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 SP2 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 15 SP3 ntfs-3g_ntfsprogs Released


SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Wed Oct 26 09:30:20 2022
CVE page last modified: Mon Jan 16 20:47:19 2023