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CVE-2018-16877 Detail

Current Description

A flaw was found in the way pacemaker's client-server authentication was implemented in versions up to and including 2.0.0. A local attacker could use this flaw, and combine it with other IPC weaknesses, to achieve local privilege escalation.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector: AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 5.9
Exploitability Score: 1.8


Attack Vector (AV): Local
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): Low
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): High
Integrity (I): High
Availability (A): High

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.6 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-05/msg00012.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-05/msg00034.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/108042 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:1278
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:1279
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2018-16877 Issue Tracking Patch Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/ClusterLabs/pacemaker/pull/1749 Patch Third Party Advisory
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/3GCWFO7GL6MBU6C4BGFO3P6L77DIBBF3/
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/FY4M4RMIG2POKC6OOFQODGKPRYXHET2F/
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/HR6QUYGML735EI3HEEHYRDW7EG73BUH2/ Third Party Advisory
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3952-1/ Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:clusterlabs:pacemaker:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
2.0.0

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:16.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:18.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:18.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:19.04:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:fedoraproject:fedora:30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-16877
NVD Published Date:
04/18/2019
NVD Last Modified:
05/27/2019