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Overview

Vulnerability Score 6.9 6.9
CVE Id CVE-2008-4192
Last Modified 01 Mar 2011 12:00:00
Published 29 Sep 2008 01:17:29
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-4192

Summary

The pserver_shutdown function in fence_egenera in cman 2.20080629 and 2.20080801 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the /tmp/eglog temporary file.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Redhat Cman 2.20080629

  • Redhat Cman 2.20080801


References

FEDORA - FEDORA-2008-9042

CONFIRM - https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=460476

CONFIRM - https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=235770

XF - cman-fenceegenera-symlink(44845)

VUPEN - ADV-2011-0419

UBUNTU - USN-875-1

BID - 30898

REDHAT - RHSA-2011:0266

MLIST - [oss-security] 20081030 CVE requests: tempfile issues for aview, mgetty, openoffice, crossfire

MLIST - [oss-security] 20080923 Re: CVE Request (openswan, emacspeak, cman)

MLIST - [oss-security] 20080918 CVE Request (openswan, emacspeak, cman)

MISC - http://uvw.ru/report.lenny.txt

SECUNIA - 43362

SECUNIA - 32390

SECUNIA - 32387

SECUNIA - 31887

CONFIRM - http://dev.gentoo.org/~rbu/security/debiantemp/cman

CONFIRM - http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=496410

Related Patches

Red Hat 2010:0266-01 RHBA cman bug-fix and feature update for RHEL 5 x86


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:48:24