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817696: CVE-2012-2150 xfsprogs: xfs_metadump information disclosure flaw
It was discovered that the xfs_metadump tool of the xfsprogs suite did not fully adhere to the standards of obfuscation described in its man page. In case a user with the necessary privileges used xfs_metadump and relied on the advertised obfuscation, the generated data could contain unexpected traces of potentially sensitive information.

Find out more about CVE-2012-2150 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 1.2
Base Metrics AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity High
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 7 (xfsprogs) RHSA-2015:2151 2015-11-19

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 xfsprogs Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 xfsprogs Will not fix
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