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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2012-6348

Original release date: 01/04/2013
Last revised: 01/08/2013


Centrify Deployment Manager, as distributed in Centrify Suite before 2012.5, allows local users to (1) overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the adcheckDMoutput temporary file, or (2) overwrite arbitrary files and consequently gain privileges via a symlink attack on the centrify.cmd.0 temporary file.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 3.3 LOW
Impact Subscore: 4.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.4
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Official Statement from Centrify (02/08/2013)
Centrify had addressed this issue in an update released on Thursday, Dec 13. The Deployment Manager component is updated to 2.1.5 and it is available in the Suite 2012.5 release, which can be downloaded from: http://www.centrify.com/support/downloadcenter.asp.

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External Source: MISC
Name: http://vapid.dhs.org/exploits/centrify_local_r00t.c
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20121218 Local root exploit for Centrify Deployment Manager < v2.1.0.283 local root
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20121213 Re: Centrify Deployment Manager v2.1.0.283
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20121207 Centrify Deployment Manager v2.1.0.283 local root
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20121204 Centrify Deployment Manager v2.1.0.283
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20121204 Centrify Deployment Manager v2.1.0.283
External Source: MISC
Name: http://vapid.dhs.org/advisories/centrify_deployment_manager_insecure_tmp2.html

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+ Configuration 1
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cpe:/a:centrify:centrify_suite:2012 and previous versions

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