Public Date:
1324926: CVE-2016-3106 pulp: Insecure creation of temporary directory when generating new CA key

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Pulp before 2.8.3 creates a temporary directory during CA key generation in an insecure manner.

Find out more about CVE-2016-3106 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 2.6
Base Metrics AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

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Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Satellite 6 pulp 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.


This issue was discovered by Florian Weimer (Red Hat) and Sander Bos.
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