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SUSE: CVE-2014-2583: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
Published
04/10/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/18/2015
Modified
10/11/2017

Description

Multiple directory traversal vulnerabilities in pam_timestamp.c in the pam_timestamp module for Linux-PAM (aka pam) 1.1.8 allow local users to create arbitrary files or possibly bypass authentication via a .. (dot dot) in the (1) PAM_RUSER value to the get_ruser function or (2) PAM_TTY value to the check_tty function, which is used by the format_timestamp_name function.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-pam
  • suse-upgrade-pam-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-pam-devel
  • suse-upgrade-pam-devel-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-pam-doc
  • suse-upgrade-pam-x86

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