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CVE-2019-3689 Detail

Current Description

The nfs-utils package in SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 before and including version 1.3.0-34.18.1 and in SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 before and including version 2.1.1-6.10.2 the directory /var/lib/nfs is owned by statd:nogroup. This directory contains files owned and managed by root. If statd is compromised, it can therefore trick processes running with root privileges into creating/overwriting files anywhere on the system.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Nist CVSS score does not match with CNA score
CNA:  SUSE
Base Score: 5.1 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:L

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-10/msg00071.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-11/msg00006.html
https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1150733 Issue Tracking Patch Vendor Advisory
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2019/10/msg00026.html

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-269 Improper Privilege Management NIST  
CWE-276 Incorrect Default Permissions SUSE  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:linux-nfs:nfs-utils:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
1.3.0-34.18.1
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:suse:linux_enterprise_server:12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:linux-nfs:nfs-utils:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
2.1.1-6.10.2
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:suse:linux_enterprise_server:15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-3689
NVD Published Date:
09/19/2019
NVD Last Modified:
10/15/2019