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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-2690

virt-edit in libguestfs before 1.18.0 does not preserve the permissions from the original file and saves the new file with world-readable permissions when editing, which might allow local guest users to obtain sensitive information.
Publish Date : 2012-06-29 Last Update Date : 2012-07-17
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
2.1
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Obtain Information
CWE ID 255

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low
1.2
AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N 2012-06-11 2012-02-08
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
ELSA-2012-0774 -- libguestfs security, bug fix, and enhancement update (low) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27617 unix
ELSA-2012:0774: libguestfs security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Low) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23433 unix
RHSA-2012:0774: libguestfs security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20120774 unix
RHSA-2012:0774: libguestfs security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Low) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21147 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-2690

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.19 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.22 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.23 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.24 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.25 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.16.26 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.19 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.22 Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.23 Version Details Vulnerabilities
52 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.24 Version Details Vulnerabilities
53 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.25 Version Details Vulnerabilities
54 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.26 Version Details Vulnerabilities
55 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.27 Version Details Vulnerabilities
56 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.28 Version Details Vulnerabilities
57 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.29 Version Details Vulnerabilities
58 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.30 Version Details Vulnerabilities
59 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.31 Version Details Vulnerabilities
60 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
61 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.33 Version Details Vulnerabilities
62 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.34 Version Details Vulnerabilities
63 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.35 Version Details Vulnerabilities
64 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.36 Version Details Vulnerabilities
65 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.37 Version Details Vulnerabilities
66 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.38 Version Details Vulnerabilities
67 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.39 Version Details Vulnerabilities
68 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.40 Version Details Vulnerabilities
69 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.41 Version Details Vulnerabilities
70 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.42 Version Details Vulnerabilities
71 Application Libguestfs Libguestfs 1.17.43 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Libguestfs Libguestfs 71

- References For CVE-2012-2690

http://secunia.com/advisories/49431
SECUNIA 49431
http://secunia.com/advisories/49545
SECUNIA 49545
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/76220
XF libguestfs-virtedit-info-disc(76220)
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/53932
BID 53932 libguestfs File Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2012-07-03
https://www.redhat.com/archives/libguestfs/2012-May/msg00104.html
MLIST [Libguestfs] 20120521 [ANNOUNCE] libguestfs 1.18 released - tools for managing virtual machines and disk images
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-0774.html
REDHAT RHSA-2012:0774

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-2690

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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