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# CVE ID CWE ID # of Exploits Vulnerability Type(s) Publish Date Update Date Score Gained Access Level Access Complexity Authentication Conf. Integ. Avail.
1 CVE-2013-2100 310 2014-09-29 2017-08-28
None Remote Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
The urlopen function in pym/portage/util/ in Gentoo Portage 2.1.12, when using HTTPS, does not verify X.509 certificates from SSL servers, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to spoof servers and modify binary package lists via a crafted certificate.
2 CVE-2008-4394 Exec Code 2008-10-10 2017-08-07
Admin Local Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
Multiple untrusted search path vulnerabilities in Portage before include the current working directory in the Python search path, which allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a modified Python module that is loaded by the (1) ys-apps/portage, (2) net-mail/fetchmail, (3) app-editors/leo ebuilds, and other ebuilds.
3 CVE-2007-6249 200 +Info 2007-12-14 2017-08-07
None Local Low Not required None Partial None
etc-update in Portage before on Gentoo Linux relies on the umask to set permissions for the merge file, often resulting in permissions weaker than those of the original files, which might allow local users to obtain sensitive information by reading the merge file.
4 CVE-2004-2778 264 Exec Code 2017-06-27 2017-07-05
None Local Low Not required Partial Partial None
Ebuild in Gentoo may change directory and file permissions depending on the order of installed packages, which allows local users to read or write to restricted directories or execute restricted commands via navigating to the affected directories, or executing the affected commands.
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