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CVE-2012-3386 Detail

Current 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.

Source:  MITRE
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CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/automake.git/commit/?id=784b3e6ccc7c72a1c95c340cbbe8897d6b689d76 Exploit Patch
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2012-October/089187.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2012-September/087538.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2012-September/087665.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-11/msg00038.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0526.html
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:103
https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/automake/2012-07/msg00021.html Patch
https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/automake/2012-07/msg00022.html Patch
https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/automake/2012-07/msg00023.html Patch

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls NIST  
CWE-362 Concurrent Execution using Shared Resource with Improper Synchronization ('Race Condition') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.4:p1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.4:p2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.4:p3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.4:p4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.4:p5:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.4:p6:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.6.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.6.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.7.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.7.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.7.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.7.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.7.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.7.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.7.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.8.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.8.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.8.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.9.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.9.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.9.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.9.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.9.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.9.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.10.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.10.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.10.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.10.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.11.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.11.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.11.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.11.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.11.5
 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:automake:1.12.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-3386
NVD Published Date:
08/07/2012
NVD Last Modified:
04/04/2013