ID CVE-2008-4580
Summary fence_manual, as used in fence 2.02.00-r1 and possibly cman, allows local users to modify arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the fence_manual.fifo temporary file.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:cman:2.02.00:r1:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:cman:2.02.00:r1:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:fence:2.02.00:r1:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:gentoo:fence:2.02.00:r1:*:*:*:*:*:*
CVSS
Base: 7.2 (as of 08-08-2017 - 01:32)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE NVD-CWE-noinfo
CAPEC
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
LOCAL LOW NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
COMPLETE COMPLETE COMPLETE
cvss-vector via4 AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
refmap via4
misc http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=240576
mlist
  • [oss-security] 20081013 Re: CVE Request
  • [oss-security] 20081016 Re: CVE Request
ubuntu USN-875-1
xf fence-fencemanual-symlink(45953)
statements via4
contributor Tomas Hoger
lastmodified 2009-11-12
organization Red Hat
statement Manual fencing agent is documented to only be provided for testing purposes and should not be used in production environments. Therefore, there is no plan to fix this flaw in Red Hat Cluster Suite for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4, and in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.
Last major update 08-08-2017 - 01:32
Published 15-10-2008 - 20:08
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