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CVE-2015-3159 Detail

Description

The abrt-action-install-debuginfo-to-abrt-cache help program in Automatic Bug Reporting Tool (ABRT) does not properly handle the process environment before invoking abrt-action-install-debuginfo, which allows local users to gain privileges.

Source:  MITRE

Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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Hyperlink Resource
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1216962
https://github.com/abrt/abrt/commit/9943a77bca37a0829ccd3784d1dfab37f8c24e7b
https://github.com/abrt/abrt/commit/9a4100678fea4d60ec93d35f4c5de2e9ad054f3a

Weakness Enumeration

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-3159
NVD Published Date:
01/14/2020
NVD Last Modified:
01/15/2020