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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-3512

Munin before 2.0.6 stores plugin state files that run as root in the same group-writable directory as non-root plugins, which allows local users to execute arbitrary code by replacing a state file, as demonstrated using the smart_ plugin.
Publish Date : 2012-11-21 Last Update Date : 2013-04-04
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
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 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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID 264

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
USN-1622-1 -- munin vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18075 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-2012-3512

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Munin-monitoring Munin 2.0-rc1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Munin-monitoring Munin 2.0-beta3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Munin-monitoring Munin 2.0-rc3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Munin-monitoring Munin 2.0-beta4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Munin-monitoring Munin 2.0-rc4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Munin-monitoring Munin 2.0-beta5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Munin-monitoring Munin 2.0-rc2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Munin-monitoring Munin 2.0-rc5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Munin-monitoring Munin 2.0-beta6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Munin-monitoring Munin 2.0-beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Munin-monitoring Munin 2.0-rc6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Munin-monitoring Munin 2.0-beta7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Munin-monitoring Munin 2.0-beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Munin-monitoring Munin 2.0-rc7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Munin-monitoring Munin 2.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Munin-monitoring Munin 2.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Munin-monitoring Munin 2.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Munin-monitoring Munin 2.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Munin-monitoring Munin 2.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Munin-monitoring Munin 2.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Munin-monitoring Munin 20

- References For CVE-2012-3512 CONFIRM
FEDORA FEDORA-2012-13649
FEDORA FEDORA-2012-13683
BID 55698 Munin CVE-2012-3512 Insecure File Permissions Vulnerability Release Date:2014-05-19
MLIST [oss-security] 20120820 Two munin issues, now with CVEs
FEDORA FEDORA-2012-13110

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-3512

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

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