Bug 1374220 (CVE-2016-1242) - CVE-2016-1242 tryton: admin user able to access all files on system
Summary: CVE-2016-1242 tryton: admin user able to access all files on system
Alias: CVE-2016-1242
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1374221 1374222
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Reported: 2016-09-08 09:35 UTC by Martin Prpič
Modified: 2019-09-29 13:56 UTC (History)
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Fixed In Version: tryton 3.2.17, tryton 3.4.14, tryton 3.6.12, tryton 3.8.8, tryton 4.0.4
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Last Closed: 2019-06-08 02:58:23 UTC

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Description Martin Prpič 2016-09-08 09:35:31 UTC
A flaw in trytond has been discovered:

The CVE-2016-1242 allows an authenticated user with write access to access any readable file on the system. By default, only the administrator group has such right access.

Upstream bug:


Comment 1 Martin Prpič 2016-09-08 09:38:07 UTC
Created tryton tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1374221]
Affects: epel-all [bug 1374222]

Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2016-09-13 18:08:38 UTC
python-proteus-4.0.2-1.fc25, tryton-4.0.4-1.fc25, trytond-4.0.4-1.fc25, trytond-account-4.0.3-1.fc25, trytond-account-invoice-4.0.2-1.fc25, trytond-account-product-4.0.2-1.fc25, trytond-account-statement-4.0.2-1.fc25, trytond-company-4.0.3-1.fc25, trytond-google-maps-4.0.2-1.fc25, trytond-party-4.0.2-1.fc25, trytond-purchase-4.0.3-1.fc25, trytond-sale-4.0.3-1.fc25, trytond-stock-4.0.3-1.fc25 has been pushed to the Fedora 25 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 3 Product Security DevOps Team 2019-06-08 02:58:23 UTC
This CVE Bugzilla entry is for community support informational purposes only as it does not affect a package in a commercially supported Red Hat product. Refer to the dependent bugs for status of those individual community products.

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