CVE-2016-3992

Published on: 07/26/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:02 PM UTC

CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N

Certain versions of Cronic from Cronic Project contain the following vulnerability:

cronic before 3 allows local users to write to arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a (1) cronic.out.$$, (2) cronic.err.$$, or (3) cronic.trace.$$ file in /tmp.

  • CVE-2016-3992 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.

CVSS3 Score: 6.2 - MEDIUM

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
LOCAL LOW NONE NONE
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED NONE HIGH NONE

CVSS2 Score: 4.9 - MEDIUM

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
LOCAL LOW NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
NONE COMPLETE NONE

CVE References

Description Tags Link
oss-security - CVE request: cronic - predictable temporary files www.openwall.com
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URL Logo MLIST [oss-security] 20160410 CVE request: cronic - predictable temporary files
openSUSE-SU-2016:1741-1: moderate: Security update for cronic Third Party Advisory
lists.opensuse.org
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URL Logo SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:1741
oss-security - Re: CVE request: cronic - predictable temporary files www.openwall.com
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URL Logo MLIST [oss-security] 20160410 Re: CVE request: cronic - predictable temporary files
#820331 - cronic: CVE-2016-3992: uses very predictable temporary files - Debian Bug report logs Third Party Advisory
bugs.debian.org
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URL Logo CONFIRM bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=820331

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationCronic ProjectCronic2AllAllAll
ApplicationCronic ProjectCronic2AllAllAll
Operating
System
DebianDebian Linux7.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
DebianDebian Linux8.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
DebianDebian Linux7.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
DebianDebian Linux8.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
OpensuseLeap42.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
OpensuseLeap42.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
OpensuseOpensuse13.2AllAllAll
Operating
System
OpensuseOpensuse13.2AllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:cronic_project:cronic:2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:cronic_project:cronic:2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:7.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:leap:42.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:leap:42.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:13.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:13.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: