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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2011-2472

Directory traversal vulnerability in utils/opcontrol in OProfile 0.9.6 and earlier might allow local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in the --save argument, related to the --session-dir argument, a different vulnerability than CVE-2011-1760.
Publish Date : 2011-06-09 Last Update Date : 2017-08-28
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.3
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Directory traversal
CWE ID 22

- Products Affected By CVE-2011-2472

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Maynard Johnson Oprofile 0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Maynard Johnson Oprofile 0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Maynard Johnson Oprofile 0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Maynard Johnson Oprofile 0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Maynard Johnson Oprofile 0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Maynard Johnson Oprofile 0.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Maynard Johnson Oprofile 0.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Maynard Johnson Oprofile 0.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Maynard Johnson Oprofile 0.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Maynard Johnson Oprofile 0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Maynard Johnson Oprofile 0.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Maynard Johnson Oprofile 0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Maynard Johnson Oprofile 0.7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Maynard Johnson Oprofile 0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Maynard Johnson Oprofile 0.8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Maynard Johnson Oprofile 0.8.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Maynard Johnson Oprofile 0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Maynard Johnson Oprofile 0.9.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Maynard Johnson Oprofile 0.9.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Maynard Johnson Oprofile 0.9.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Maynard Johnson Oprofile 0.9.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Maynard Johnson Oprofile 0.9.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Maynard Johnson Oprofile 0.9.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Maynard Johnson Oprofile 23

- References For CVE-2011-2472

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/67979
XF oprofile-opcontrol-dir-traversal(67979)
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=700883 CONFIRM
http://www.debian.org/security/2011/dsa-2254
DEBIAN DSA-2254
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1166-1
UBUNTU USN-1166-1
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/05/11/1
MLIST [oss-security] 20110511 Re: Re: CVE Request -- oprofile -- Local privilege escalation via crafted opcontrol event parameter when authorized by sudo
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=624212 CONFIRM
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/05/03/1
MLIST [oss-security] 20110503 Re: Re: CVE Request -- oprofile -- Local privilege escalation via crafted opcontrol event parameter when authorized by sudo
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/05/10/7
MLIST [oss-security] 20110510 Re: Re: CVE Request -- oprofile -- Local privilege escalation via crafted opcontrol event parameter when authorized by sudo
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/05/10/6
MLIST [oss-security] 20110510 Re: Re: CVE Request -- oprofile -- Local privilege escalation via crafted opcontrol event parameter when authorized by sudo

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2011-2472

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


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