Mageia Linux Local Check: mgasa-2016-0103

Published: 2016-03-10 05:17:43
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

Technical Details:
A path-traversal flaw was found in the way the libvirt daemon handled file-system names for storage volumes. A libvirt user with privileges to create storage volumes and without privileges to create and modify domains could possibly use this flaw to escalate their privileges (CVE-2015-5313).

Recommendations:
Update the affected Linux Distribution Packages to the latest available version.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Summary:
Mageia Linux Local Security Checks mgasa-2016-0103

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-5313

References:

https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2016-0103.html

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Severity
Low
CVSS Score
1.9

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