Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager domain tool information disclosure
|enterprise-domain-tool-info-disc (81833)||Low Risk|
Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager could allow a local attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by the logging of admin passwords in a world-readable file when the domain management tool is run with the validate action. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to obtain passwords and other sensitive information.
Apply the appropriate update for your system. See References.
- Red Hat Bugzilla ¿ Bug 905865: CVE-2012-6115 rhev: rhevm-manage-domains logs admin passwords.
- BID-57749: Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager CVE-2012-6115 Local Information Disclosure Vulnerability
- CVE-2012-6115: The domain management tool (rhevm-manage-domains) in Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager (RHEV-M) 3.1 and earlier, when the validate action is enabled, logs the administrative password to a world-readable log file, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information by reading this file.
- RHSA-2013-0211: Moderate: rhevm 3.1.2 security and bug fix update
- RedHat Enterprise Virtualization Manager 3.1
- RedHat Linux Advanced Workstation 2.1 Itanium
Feb 04, 2013
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