Upstream information

CVE-2015-1196 at MITRE

Description

GNU patch 2.7.1 allows remote attackers to write to arbitrary files via a symlink attack in a patch file.

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 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 913678 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 915329 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12 SP2
  • patch >= 2.7.5-7.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
  • patch >= 2.7.5-8.5.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
  • patch >= 2.7.5-7.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2015-247
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15
  • patch >= 2.7.6-3.5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12
  • patch >= 2.7.5-7.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-247
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • patch >= 2.7.5-1.112
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA patch


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 patch Released
SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 patch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 patch Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 patch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 patch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 patch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service Image Server 12 patch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 patch Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware patch Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 patch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 BCL patch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 ESPOS patch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS patch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS ERICSSON patch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS SAP patch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 BCL patch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS patch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS patch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ESPOS patch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS patch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 patch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 patch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 patch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 patch Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 patch Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 patch Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 patch Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 patch Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 patch Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 patch Released