CVE-2013-6433

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

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 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 2014-05-29

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 3.0 openstack-quantum Will not fix

Acknowledgements

This issue was discovered by Kashyap Chamarthy of Red Hat.

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