Upstream information

CVE-2015-1193 at MITRE


Multiple directory traversal vulnerabilities in pax 1:20140703 allow remote attackers to write to arbitrary files via a (1) full pathname or (2) .. (dot dot) in an archive.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 913635 [RESOLVED]

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Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 pax Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 pax Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 pax Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware pax Ignore
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 pax Ignore