CVE-2019-18192

Current Description

GNU Guix 1.0.1 allows local users to gain access to an arbitrary user's account because the parent directory of the user-profile directories is world writable, a similar issue to CVE-2019-17365.

Basic Data

PublishedOctober 17, 2019
Last ModifiedOctober 22, 2019
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeCWE-732
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score4.6
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score3.9
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationGnuGuix1.0.1*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Gnu Guix 1.0.1

References

NameSourceURLTags
[oss-security] 20191017 CVE-2019-18192: Insecure permissions on Guix profile directoryhttp://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2019/10/17/3MLISTMailing List Patch Third Party Advisory
https://issues.guix.gnu.org/issue/37744https://issues.guix.gnu.org/issue/37744MISCExploit Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory