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Vulnerability of Perl DBI: directory traversal via DBD-File

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can traverse directories via DBD::File of Perl DBI, in order to read a file outside the service root path.
Impacted products: openSUSE Leap, SLES, Ubuntu.
Severity of this bulletin: 2/4.
Creation date: 17/09/2020.
Références of this threat: CVE-2014-10401, openSUSE-SU-2020:2051-1, openSUSE-SU-2020:2064-1, SUSE-SU-2020:3384-1, SUSE-SU-2020:3385-1, USN-4509-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-33345.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can traverse directories via DBD::File of Perl DBI, in order to read a file outside the service root path.
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This cybersecurity bulletin impacts software or systems such as openSUSE Leap, SLES, Ubuntu.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this cybersecurity weakness is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of internet client.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer vulnerability bulletin.

Solutions for this threat 

openSUSE Leap 15.1: new perl-DBI packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 15.1: perl-DBI 1.639-lp151.3.16.1

openSUSE Leap 15.2: new perl-DBI packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 15.2: perl-DBI 1.642-lp152.2.9.1

SUSE LE 15 SP1: new perl-DBI packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 15 SP1: perl-DBI 1.639-3.14.1

SUSE LE 15 SP2: new perl-DBI packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 15 SP2: perl-DBI 1.642-3.9.1

Ubuntu 14.04: new libdbi-perl packages.
New packages are available:
  Ubuntu 14.04 ESM: libdbi-perl 1.630-1ubuntu0.1~esm4
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