DescriptionUntrusted search path vulnerability in a certain Debian GNU/Linux patch for the couchdb script in CouchDB 0.8.0 allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted shared library in the current working directory.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium (attack range: local)
Debian Bugs594412

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
couchdb (PTS)wheezy1.2.0-5fixed
wheezy (security)1.2.0-5+deb7u1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

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