DescriptionSOSreport stores the md5 hash of the GRUB bootloader password in an archive, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information by reading the archive.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)
Debian Bugs749568

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
sosreport (PTS)buster3.6-1vulnerable
bookworm, bullseye4.0-2vulnerable
sid, trixie4.0-2.1vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


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