Secunia CSI Agent data manipulation

csi-agent-cve20135364-data-manipulation (90230) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

Secunia CSI Agent could allow a local attacker to manipulate data, caused by the creation of the /etc/csia_config.xml file with insecure permissions. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to manipulate contents within the configuration file.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 3.6
  Access Vector: Local
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: None
 
Temporal Score: 2.7
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Data Manipulation

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of CSI Agent (6.0.0.15031, 6.0.1.1012, or 7.0.0.22 or later), available from the Secunia Web site. See References.

References:

  • Secunia Web Site: Secunia CSI 4.1.
  • BID-64775: Secunia CSI Agent '/etc/csia_config.xml' Insecure File Permissions Vulnerability
  • CVE-2013-5364: Secunia CSI Agent 6.0.0.15017 and earlier, 6.0.1.1007 and earlier, and 7.0.0.21 and earlier, when running on Red Hat Linux, uses world-readable and world-writable permissions for /etc/csia_config.xml, which allows local users to change CSI Agent configuration by modifying this file.
  • SA56380: Secunia CSI Agent "/etc/csia_config.xml" Insecure Permissions Weakness

Platforms Affected:

  • Secunia CSI Agent 6.0.0.15017
  • Secunia CSI Agent 6.0.1.1007
  • Secunia CSI Agent 7.0.0.21

Reported:

Jan 10, 2014

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