Bug 841702 (CVE-2012-3419) - CVE-2012-3419 pcp: privileged information diclosure flaw
Summary: CVE-2012-3419 pcp: privileged information diclosure flaw
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Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: CVE-2012-3419
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 840905 848451 848629 848630
Blocks: 841708
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Reported: 2012-07-19 22:32 UTC by Vincent Danen
Modified: 2019-09-29 12:54 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

Fixed In Version: pcp 3.6.5
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2013-01-22 16:57:23 UTC


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Description Vincent Danen 2012-07-19 22:32:54 UTC
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 04:45:41 UTC
Created pcp tracking bugs for this issue

Affects: epel-all [bug 848629]

Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2012-08-20 10:54:39 UTC
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 10:57:10 UTC
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 18:34:20 UTC
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 18:38:08 UTC
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 2012-09-18 00:00:58 UTC
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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