Public Date:
865499: CVE-2012-4518 ibacm: ibacm service files created with world writable permissions (DoS)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

ibacm 1.0.7 creates files with world-writable permissions, which allows local users to overwrite the ib_acm daemon log or ibacm.port file.

Find out more about CVE-2012-4518 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 2.1
Base Metrics AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (ibacm) RHSA-2013:0509 2013-02-20


This issue was discovered by Florian Weimer of Red Hat Product Security Team and Kurt Seifried of the Red Hat Security Response Team.

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