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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2014-4039

ppc64-diag 2.6.1 uses 0775 permissions for /tmp/diagSEsnap and does not properly restrict permissions for /tmp/diagSEsnap/snapH.tar.gz, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information by reading files in this archive, as demonstrated by /var/log/messages and /etc/yaboot.conf.
Publish Date : 2014-06-17 Last Update Date : 2017-01-06
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 264

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2015:0383: ppc64-diag security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20150383 unix
RHSA-2015:1320: ppc64-diag security, bug fix and enhancement update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20151320 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-2014-4039

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Ppc64-diag Project Ppc64-diag 2.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Suse Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Ppc64-diag Project Ppc64-diag 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 2
Suse Linux Enterprise Server 1

- References For CVE-2014-4039
REDHAT RHSA-2015:0383
REDHAT RHSA-2015:1320
BID 68086 ppc64-diag CVE-2014-4039 Multiple Insecure File Permissions Vulnerabilities Release Date:2015-07-22 CONFIRM
SUSE SUSE-SU-2014:0928
MLIST [oss-security] 20140617 Re: CVE request: multiple /tmp races in ppc64-diag

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2014-4039

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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