Public Date:
857955: CVE-2012-4430 bacula: Improper ACL rules enforcement by dumping resources

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The dump_resource function in dird/dird_conf.c in Bacula before 5.2.11 does not properly enforce ACL rules, which allows remote authenticated users to obtain resource dump information via unspecified vectors.

Find out more about CVE-2012-4430 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.


This issue affects the version of bacula as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6. The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw.

CVSS v2 metrics

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

Base Score 2.7
Base Metrics AV:A/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Adjacent Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None

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Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 bacula Fix deferred