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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2014-0028

Original release date: 01/24/2014
Last revised: 03/05/2014
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

libvirt 1.1.1 through 1.2.0 allows context-dependent attackers to bypass the domain:getattr and connect:search_domains restrictions in ACLs and obtain sensitive domain object information via a request to the (1) virConnectDomainEventRegister and (2) virConnectDomainEventRegisterAny functions in the event registration API.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM) (AV:A/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 5.5
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Local network exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1048637
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://libvirt.org/news.html
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2014:0268
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-2093-1
External Source: MLIST
Name: [libvirt] 20140115 [PATCH 0/4] CVE-2014-0028: domain events vs. ACL filtering

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)