CVE-2015-8607
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CVE-2015-8607

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Upstream information

CVE-2015-8607 at MITRE

Description

The canonpath function in the File::Spec module in PathTools before 3.62, as used in Perl, does not properly preserve the taint attribute of data, which might allow context-dependent attackers to bypass the taint protection mechanism via a crafted string.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 961528 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
CaaS Platform 1.0 perl Not affected
CaaS Platform 2.0 perl Not affected
CaaS Platform 3.0 perl Not affected
OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7.0 perl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 perl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 perl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 perl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 GA perl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1 perl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 GA perl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP1 perl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS perl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS perl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS perl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS perl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS perl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 perl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 perl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3 perl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 GA perl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 perl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 perl Not affected