Bug 841702 - (CVE-2012-3419) CVE-2012-3419 pcp: privileged information diclosure flaw
CVE-2012-3419 pcp: privileged information diclosure flaw
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
impact=moderate,public=20120816,repor...
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Depends On: 840905 848451 848629 848630
Blocks: 841708
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Reported: 2012-07-19 18:32 EDT by Vincent Danen
Modified: 2013-01-22 11:57 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: pcp 3.6.5
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Last Closed: 2013-01-22 11:57:23 EST
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Description Vincent Danen 2012-07-19 18:32:54 EDT
Florian Weimer of the Red Hat Product Security Team discovered that pmcd (the PCP (Performance Co-Pilot) performance metrics collector daemon) exports part of the /proc file system, including privileged information that could be used to aid in bypassing ASLR, as well as full commandline information on running programs.
Comment 4 Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala 2012-08-16 00:45:41 EDT
Created pcp tracking bugs for this issue

Affects: epel-all [bug 848629]
Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2012-08-20 06:54:39 EDT
pcp-3.6.5-1.fc16 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2012-08-20 06:57:10 EDT
pcp-3.6.5-1.fc17 has been pushed to the Fedora 17 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2012-08-21 14:34:20 EDT
pcp-3.6.5-1.el6 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 6 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 9 Fedora Update System 2012-08-21 14:38:08 EDT
pcp-3.6.5-1.el5 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 5 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 10 Fedora Update System 2012-09-17 20:00:58 EDT
pcp-3.6.5-1.fc18 has been pushed to the Fedora 18 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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