CVE-2019-3831

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2019-02-14
CWE:
CWE-863
Bugzilla:
1677108: CVE-2019-3831 vdsm: privilege escalation to root via systemd_run
A vulnerability was discovered in vdsm, version 4.19 through 4.30.3 and 4.30.5 through 4.30.8. The systemd_run function exposed to the vdsm system user could be abused to execute arbitrary commands as root.

Find out more about CVE-2019-3831 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v3 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v3 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

CVSS3 Base Score 6.4
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Attack Vector Local
Attack Complexity High
Privileges Required High
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Virtualization 4 Management Agent for RHEL 7 Hosts (vdsm) RHSA-2019:0458 2019-03-05
Red Hat Virtualization 4 Management Agent for RHEL 7 Hosts (redhat-virtualization-host) RHSA-2019:0457 2019-03-05

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Gluster Storage 3 vdsm Affected
Last Modified