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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2015-1344

The do_write_pids function in lxcfs.c in LXCFS before 0.12 does not properly check permissions, which allows local users to gain privileges by writing a pid to the tasks file.
Publish Date : 2015-12-07 Last Update Date : 2015-12-08
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.2
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2015-1344

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Canonical Lxcfs 0.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 15.04 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 15.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Canonical Lxcfs 1
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 2

- References For CVE-2015-1344

https://github.com/lxc/lxcfs/commit/8ee2a503e102b1a43ec4d83113dc275ab20a869a CONFIRM
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/lxcfs/+bug/1512854 CONFIRM
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2813-1
UBUNTU USN-2813-1

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2015-1344

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


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