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CVE-2020-8016 Detail

Current Description

A Race Condition Enabling Link Following vulnerability in the packaging of texlive-filesystem of SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15-SP1, SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP4, SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP5; openSUSE Leap 15.1 allows local users to corrupt files or potentially escalate privileges. This issue affects: SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15-SP1 texlive-filesystem versions prior to 2017.135-9.5.1. SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP4 texlive-filesystem versions prior to 2013.74-16.5.1. SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP5 texlive-filesystem versions prior to 2013.74-16.5.1. openSUSE Leap 15.1 texlive-filesystem versions prior to 2017.135-lp151.8.3.1.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.0 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Nist CVSS score does not match with CNA score
CNA:  SUSE
Base Score: 4.9 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

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Hyperlink Resource
https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1159740 Exploit Issue Tracking Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-362 Concurrent Execution using Shared Resource with Improper Synchronization ('Race Condition') NIST  
CWE-363 Race Condition Enabling Link Following SUSE  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:opensuse:texlive-filesystem:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
2017.135-9.5.1
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:suse:linux_enterprise_desktop:15:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:opensuse:texlive-filesystem:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
2013.74-16.5.1
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:suse:linux_enterprise_software_development_kit:12:sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:opensuse:texlive-filesystem:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
2013.74-16.5.1
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:suse:linux_enterprise_software_development_kit:12:sp5:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 4 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:opensuse:texlive-filesystem:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:suse:linux_enterprise_desktop:15:-:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 5 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:opensuse:texlive-filesystem:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
2017.135-lp151.8.3.1
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:leap:15.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2020-8016
NVD Published Date:
04/02/2020
NVD Last Modified:
04/06/2020