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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-2058

Original release date: 06/07/2010
Last revised: 02/02/2011


setup.py in Prewikka 0.9.14 installs prewikka.conf with world-readable permissions, which allows local users to obtain the SQL database password.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 2.1 (LOW) (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=270056
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://dev.prelude-technologies.com/projects/prewikka/repository/revisions/17e38c310410be1b7811152172cda4438936063d
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 42820
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-201101-07
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://dev.prelude-technologies.com/projects/prewikka/repository/revisions/17e38c310410be1b7811152172cda4438936063d/diff/setup.py
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-3789
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20100602 prewikka permission bug
Type: Patch Information
External Source: XF
Name: prewikka-setup-information-disclosure(59223)

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:prelude-technologies:prewikka:0.9.14

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  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)