CVE-2011-4339

NameCVE-2011-4339
Descriptionipmievd (aka the IPMI event daemon) in OpenIPMI, as used in the ipmitool package 1.8.11 in Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6, Debian GNU/Linux, Fedora 16, and other products uses 0666 permissions for its ipmievd.pid PID file, which allows local users to kill arbitrary processes by writing to this file.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-2376-1, DSA-2376-2
NVD severitylow (attack range: local)
Debian Bugs651917
Debian/oldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
ipmitool (PTS)squeeze (security), squeeze1.8.11-2+squeeze2fixed
wheezy1.8.11-5fixed
jessie1.8.14-4fixed
sid1.8.15-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
ipmitoolsource(unstable)1.8.11-5low651917
ipmitoolsourcelenny1.8.9-2+squeeze1lowDSA-2376-2
ipmitoolsourcesqueeze1.8.11-2+squeeze2lowDSA-2376-1

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