The Device Mapper multipathing driver (aka multipath-tools or device-mapper-multipath) 0.4.8, as used in SUSE openSUSE, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES), Fedora, and possibly other operating systems, uses world-writable permissions for the socket file (aka /var/run/multipathd.sock), which allows local users to send arbitrary commands to the multipath daemon.
NOTE: The following CVSS v2.0 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.
|Base Score:||7.2||Base Metrics:||AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C|
|Access Vector:||Local network||Attack Complexity:||Low|
|Authentication:||None required||Confidentiality Impact:||Complete|
|Integrity Impact:||Complete||Availability Impact:||Complete|
|Oracle Enterprise Linux version 4 (device-mapper-multipath)||ELSA-2009-0411||2009-04-07|
|Oracle Linux version 5 (device-mapper-multipath)||ELSA-2009-0411||2009-04-07|
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