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CVE-2012-1106 Detail

Current Description

The C handler plug-in in Automatic Bug Reporting Tool (ABRT), possibly 2.0.8 and earlier, does not properly set the group (GID) permissions on core dump files for setuid programs when the sysctl fs.suid_dumpable option is set to 2, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
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Hyperlink Resource
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-0841.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/54121
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/76524
https://fedorahosted.org/abrt/changeset/23d6997d7886abe118c28254f7f73f0b19b2d4e0 Exploit Patch

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:redhat:automatic_bug_reporting_tool
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Up to (including)
2.0.7


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-1106
NVD Published Date:
07/03/2012
NVD Last Modified:
08/28/2017