Public Date:
848214: CVE-2012-3491 condor: local users can abort any idle jobs

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

src/condor_schedd.V6/schedd.cpp in Condor 7.6.x before 7.6.10 and 7.8.x before 7.8.4 does not properly check the permissions of jobs, which allows remote authenticated users to remove arbitrary idle jobs via unspecified vectors.

Find out more about CVE-2012-3491 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 1.7
Base Metrics AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
MRG Grid for RHEL 5 Server v.2 RHSA-2012:1278 2012-09-19
MRG Grid for RHEL 6 Server v.2 RHSA-2012:1281 2012-09-19


This issue was discovered by Florian Weimer of the Red Hat Product Security Team.