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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2017-15566

Insecure SPANK environment variable handling exists in SchedMD Slurm before 16.05.11, 17.x before 17.02.9, and 17.11.x before 17.11.0rc2, allowing privilege escalation to root during Prolog or Epilog execution.
Publish Date : 2017-11-01 Last Update Date : 2017-11-22
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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 None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2017-15566

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Schedmd Slurm 15.08.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Schedmd Slurm 16.05.0 Pre2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Schedmd Slurm 16.05.0 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Schedmd Slurm 16.05.0 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Schedmd Slurm 16.05.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Schedmd Slurm 16.05.0 Pre1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Schedmd Slurm 16.05.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Schedmd Slurm 16.05.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Schedmd Slurm 16.05.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Schedmd Slurm 16.05.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Schedmd Slurm 16.05.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Schedmd Slurm 16.05.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Schedmd Slurm 17.02.0 Pre2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Schedmd Slurm 17.02.0 Pre3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Schedmd Slurm 17.02.0 Pre1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Schedmd Slurm 17.11.0 RC1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Schedmd Slurm 16

- References For CVE-2017-15566 CONFIRM
BID 101675 SchedMD Slurm CVE-2017-15566 Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2017-11-14

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2017-15566

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