Vulnerability CVE-2014-6311


Published: 2019-11-22   Modified: 2019-11-24

Description:
generate_doygen.pl in ace before 6.2.7+dfsg-2 creates predictable file names in the /tmp directory which allows attackers to gain elevated privileges.

See advisories in our WLB2 database:
Topic
Author
Date
Med.
ace /tmp file vulnerability
Helmut
07.09.2014

Type:

CWE-330

(Use of Insufficiently Random Values)

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
5/10
2.9/10
10/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Partial
None
None
Affected software
Vanderbilt -> Adaptive communication environment 
Debian -> Debian linux 

 References:
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/09/11/5
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/09/12/6
https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=760709
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2014-6311

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