Bug 1026998 (CVE-2013-4518) - CVE-2013-4518 RHUI: PKI entitlement certificates are world readable
Summary: CVE-2013-4518 RHUI: PKI entitlement certificates are world readable
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Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: CVE-2013-4518
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1026828
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2013-11-05 20:41 UTC by Kurt Seifried
Modified: 2021-02-17 07:12 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2015-08-22 15:30:55 UTC


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Description Kurt Seifried 2013-11-05 20:41:40 UTC
Ina Panova of Red Hat reports:

Entitlement certificates keys have open permission in all client configuration rpms.

Custom client conf package:

[root@cli1 ~]# ls -la /etc/pki/entitlement/*key*
-rw-r--r--. 1 root root 1679 Nov  5 08:35 /etc/pki/entitlement/key.pem
[root@cli1 ~]# 


Rh-amazon-rhui-client package:

[root@rhua ~]# ls -la /etc/pki/entitlement/*key*
-rw-r--r--. 1 root root 1675 Jan 22  2013 /etc/pki/entitlement/content-rhel6.key
-rw-r--r--. 1 root root 1679 Jan 22  2013 /etc/pki/entitlement/rhui-client-config-server-6.key
[root@rhua ~]#

Comment 1 Kurt Seifried 2013-11-05 20:48:44 UTC
OpenShift Online does not appear to be affected:

[appname-username.rhcloud.com 012345678901234567890123]\> cat /etc/pki/entitlement/content-rhel6.key
cat: /etc/pki/entitlement/content-rhel6.key: Permission denied

[appname-username.rhcloud.com 012345678901234567890123]\> cat /etc/pki/entitlement/rhui-client-config-server-6.key
cat: /etc/pki/entitlement/rhui-client-config-server-6.key: Permission denied

Comment 2 Kurt Seifried 2014-08-08 19:21:54 UTC
Statement:

Red Hat Update Infrastructure 2.1.3 is now in Production 2 Phase of the support and maintenance life cycle. This has been rated as having Low security impact and is not currently planned to be addressed in future updates. For additional information, refer to the Red Hat Update Infrastructure Life Cycle: https://access.redhat.com/support/policy/updates/rhui.


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