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CVE-2012-3490 Detail

Current Description

The (1) my_popenv_impl and (2) my_spawnv functions in src/condor_utils/my_popen.cpp and the (3) systemCommand function in condor_vm-gahp/vmgahp_common.cpp in Condor 7.6.x before 7.6.10 and 7.8.x before 7.8.4 does not properly check the return value of setuid calls, which might cause a subprocess to be created with root privileges and allow remote attackers to gain privileges via unspecified vectors.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 8.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://condor-git.cs.wisc.edu/?p=condor.git;a=commitdiff;h=94e84ce4 Patch Third Party Advisory
http://research.cs.wisc.edu/condor/manual/v7.6/8_3Stable_Release.html Release Notes Third Party Advisory
http://research.cs.wisc.edu/condor/manual/v7.8/9_3Stable_Release.html Release Notes Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/09/20/9 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2012-3490 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-noinfo Insufficient Information NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:wisc:condor:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
7.6.0
Up to (excluding)
7.6.10
 cpe:2.3:a:wisc:condor:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
7.8.0
Up to (excluding)
7.8.4


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-3490
NVD Published Date:
01/09/2020
NVD Last Modified:
01/21/2020