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1043872: CVE-2013-7135 perl-Proc-Daemon: writes pidfile with mode 666

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The Proc::Daemon module 0.14 for Perl uses world-writable permissions for a file that stores a process ID, which allows local users to have an unspecified impact by modifying this file.

Find out more about CVE-2013-7135 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 3.6
Base Metrics AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

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Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Satellite 5.4 perl-Proc-Daemon Will not fix
Red Hat Satellite 5.3 perl-Proc-Daemon Will not fix
Red Hat Satellite 5.2 perl-Proc-Daemon Will not fix

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