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CVE-2012-6110 Detail

Current Description

bcron-exec in bcron before 0.10 does not close file descriptors associated with temporary files when running a cron job, which allows local users to modify job files and send spam messages by accessing an open file descriptor.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Base Score: N/A
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Hyperlink Resource
http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2013/q1/102
http://untroubled.org/bcron/NEWS
https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=686650 Exploit Patch
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/81383

Weakness Enumeration

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

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:bcron_project:bcron_exec:0.04:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:bcron_project:bcron_exec:0.05:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:bcron_project:bcron_exec:0.06:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:bcron_project:bcron_exec:0.07:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:bcron_project:bcron_exec:0.08:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:bcron_project:bcron_exec:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
0.09


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-6110
NVD Published Date:
09/29/2014
NVD Last Modified:
08/28/2017