CVE Database

CVE-2013-6433

Impact: Low
Public: 2014-05-29
Bugzilla: 1039812: CVE-2013-6433 openstack-quantum/openstack-neutron: rootwrap sudo config allows potential privilege escalation

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The default configuration in the Red Hat openstack-neutron package before 2013.2.3-7 does not properly set a configuration file for rootwrap, which allows remote attackers to gain privileges via a crafted configuration file.

Find out more about CVE-2013-6433 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 6.2
Base Metrics: AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector: Local
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: Complete
Integrity Impact: Complete
Availability Impact: Complete

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 4.0 (openstack-neutron) RHSA-2014:0516 May 29, 2014

External References

Acknowledgements

This issue was discovered by Kashyap Chamarthy of Red Hat.

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