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CVE-2019-15718 Detail

Current Description

In systemd 240, bus_open_system_watch_bind_with_description in shared/bus-util.c (as used by systemd-resolved to connect to the system D-Bus instance), calls sd_bus_set_trusted, which disables access controls for incoming D-Bus messages. An unprivileged user can exploit this by executing D-Bus methods that should be restricted to privileged users, in order to change the system's DNS resolver settings.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 5.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2019/09/03/1 Exploit Mailing List Third Party Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:3592
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:3941
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1746057 Issue Tracking Patch Third Party Advisory
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/BRE5IS24XTF5WNZGH2L7GSQJKARBOEGL/
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/HIKGKXZ5OEGOEYURHLJHEMFYNLEGAW5B/ Mailing List Third Party Advisory
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/U2WNHRJW4XI6H5YMDG4BUFGPAXWUMUVG/ Mailing List Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-284 Improper Access Control NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:systemd:240:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:fedoraproject:fedora:30:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:fedoraproject:fedora:31:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-15718
NVD Published Date:
09/04/2019
NVD Last Modified:
09/19/2019