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CVE-2011-4339 Detail

Description

ipmievd (aka the IPMI event daemon) in OpenIPMI, as used in the ipmitool package 1.8.11 in Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6, Debian GNU/Linux, Fedora 16, and other products uses 0666 permissions for its ipmievd.pid PID file, which allows local users to kill arbitrary processes by writing to this file.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/14/2011

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 3.6 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2012-January/071575.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2012-January/071580.html
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/12/13/1
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0123.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2011/dsa-2376
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:196
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/ovmbulletinjul2016-3090546.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-1814.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/51036
http://www.xerox.com/download/security/security-bulletin/16287-4d6b7b0c81f7b/cert_XRX13-003_v1.0.pdf
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=742837 Patch
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/71763

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-4339
NVD Published Date:
12/14/2011
NVD Last Modified:
08/28/2017