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CVE-2012-3386 at MITRE

Description

The "make distcheck" rule in GNU Automake before 1.11.6 and 1.12.x before 1.12.2 grants world-writable permissions to the extraction directory, which introduces a race condition that allows local users to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors.

NVD CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.4 (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Novell/SUSE information

Novell Bugzilla entries: 770618, 786745

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3
  • automake >= 1.10.1-4.131.9.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8197
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2
  • automake >= 1.10.1-4.131.9.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8196

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