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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-6552

Original release date: 03/30/2009
Last revised: 01/22/2013


Red Hat Cluster Project 2.x allows local users to modify or overwrite arbitrary files via symlink attacks on files in /tmp, involving unspecified components in Resource Group Manager (aka rgmanager) before 2.03.09-1, gfs2-utils before 2.03.09-1, and CMAN - The Cluster Manager before 2.03.09-1 on Fedora 9.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.9 (MEDIUM) (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.4
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-875-1
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-9458
Type: Advisory
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 50300
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2011:0265
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2009:1341
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-9458
Type: Advisory
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2009:1339
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2009:1337
External Source: XF
Name: clusterproject-unspecified-priv-escalation(46412)
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2011:0264
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-9458
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0416
External Source: BID
Name: 32179
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 50299
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0417
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 50301
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11404

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11404
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.00.00
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.01.00
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.02.00
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.03.00
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.03.01
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.03.03
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.03.04
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.03.05
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.03.7
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.03.08
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.03.09
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.03.10
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.03.11
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.99.00
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.99.01
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.99.02
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.99.03
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.99.04
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.99.05
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.99.06
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.99.07
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.99.08
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.99.09
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.99.10
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.99.11
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.99.12
* cpe:/a:redhat:cluster_project:2.99.13
+ Configuration 2
+ OR
* cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:9
* cpe:/a:redhat:cman:2.03.04-1
* cpe:/a:redhat:cman:2.03.03-1
* cpe:/a:redhat:cman:2.03.07-1
* cpe:/a:redhat:cman:2.03.05-1
* cpe:/a:redhat:cman:2.03.08-1
* cpe:/a:redhat:rgmanager:2.03.03-1
* cpe:/a:redhat:rgmanager:2.03.04-1
* cpe:/a:redhat:rgmanager:2.03.05-1
* cpe:/a:redhat:rgmanager:2.03.07-1
* cpe:/a:redhat:rgmanager:2.03.08-1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:redhat:gfs2-utils:2.03.03-1
* cpe:/a:redhat:gfs2-utils:2.03.04-1
* cpe:/a:redhat:gfs2-utils:2.03.05-1
* cpe:/a:redhat:gfs2-utils:2.03.07-1
* cpe:/a:redhat:gfs2-utils:22.03.08-1

* Denotes Vulnerable Software
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