CVE-2016-4444

NVD - CVE-2016-4444

CVE-2016-4444 Detail

Current Description

The allow_execmod plugin for setroubleshoot before 3.2.23 allows local users to execute arbitrary commands by triggering an execmod SELinux denial with a crafted binary filename, related to the commands.getstatusoutput function.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  7.0 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2016/q2/575 Exploit  Mailing List  Patch  Third Party Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/91476 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036144 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016:1293 Third Party Advisory 
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1332644 Issue Tracking  Patch 
https://github.com/fedora-selinux/setroubleshoot/commit/5cd60033ea7f5bdf8c19c27b23ea2d773d9b09f5 Patch 
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-1267.html Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-77 Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in a Command ('Command Injection') cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-4444
NVD Published Date:
04/11/2017
NVD Last Modified:
04/17/2017
Source:
MITRE