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749383: CVE-2011-4083 sos: sosreport is gathering certificate-based RHN entitlement private keys

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The sosreport utility in the Red Hat sos package before 1.7-9 and 2.x before 2.2-17 includes (1) Certificate-based Red Hat Network private entitlement keys and the (2) private key for the entitlement in an archive of debugging information, which might allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive information by reading the archive.

Find out more about CVE-2011-4083 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 4.3
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (sos) RHSA-2012:0153 2012-02-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (sos) RHSA-2011:1536 2011-12-05

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 sos Not affected
Unless explicitly stated as not affected, all previous versions of packages in any minor update stream of a product listed here should be assumed vulnerable, although may not have been subject to full analysis.
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