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CVE-2014-0189 Detail

Current Description

virt-who uses world-readable permissions for /etc/sysconfig/virt-who, which allows local users to obtain password for hypervisors by reading the file.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.1 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-0430.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/04/28/2 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/67089 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1081286 Issue Tracking
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1088732 Issue Tracking

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_desktop:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_workstation:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:virt-who_project:virt-who:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-0189
NVD Published Date:
05/02/2014
NVD Last Modified:
08/26/2016