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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-6299

The scm plug-in in mock might allow attackers to bypass the intended chroot protection mechanism and gain root privileges via a crafted spec file.
Publish Date : 2017-04-14 Last Update Date : 2017-04-25
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
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 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) Gain privilegesBypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2016-6299

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Fedoraproject Fedora 23 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Fedoraproject Fedora 24 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Fedoraproject Fedora 25 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mock Project Scm Plugin - ~~~mock~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Fedoraproject Fedora 3
Mock Project Scm Plugin 1

- References For CVE-2016-6299

https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/[email protected]/message/X5PH2YGYWYUAYPHK32SGUZGZXQEBEYNK/
FEDORA FEDORA-2016-145afea99e
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/[email protected]/message/VYLMPA5VLLX67DUJ6XLJ2TIW6CX2CFL4/
FEDORA FEDORA-2016-5a12527790
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/09/13/2
MLIST [oss-security] 20160913 CVE-2016-6299 mock: privilige escalation via mock-scm
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/92948
BID 92948 mock CVE-2016-6299 Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2016-09-13
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1375490 CONFIRM
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/[email protected]/message/UFC4LU6GYYEVUK6LQ2FKUGMZXRTLLL5A/
FEDORA FEDORA-2016-34e61fa48d

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-6299

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


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