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995038: CVE-2013-4404 cumin: missing authorization checks in forms, charts, and csv export widgets

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

cumin in Red Hat Enterprise MRG Grid 2.4 does not properly enforce user roles, which allows remote authenticated users to bypass intended role restrictions and obtain sensitive information or perform privileged operations via unspecified vectors.

Find out more about CVE-2013-4404 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 6.5
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
MRG Grid Execute Node for RHEL 6 ComputeNode v.2 (rubygems) RHSA-2013:1852 2013-12-17
MRG Grid for RHEL 6 Server v.2 (cumin) RHSA-2013:1852 2013-12-17
MRG Grid for RHEL 5 Server v.2 (cumin) RHSA-2013:1851 2013-12-17


This issue was discovered by Tomáš Nováčik of the Red Hat MRG Quality Engineering team.

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