CVE-2014-0246

NameCVE-2014-0246
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, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs749568

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
sosreport (PTS)jessie3.2-2vulnerable
stretch3.3+git50-g3c0349b-2vulnerable
buster, sid3.4-1vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
sosreportsource(unstable)(unfixed)unimportant749568

Notes

Non-issue, see https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1101393#c5

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