CVE-2016-2057

NameCVE-2016-2057
Descriptionlib/xymond_ipc.c in Xymon 4.1.x, 4.2.x, and 4.3.x before 4.3.25 use weak permissions (666) for an unspecified IPC message queue, which allows local users to inject arbitrary messages by writing to that queue.
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)
ReferencesDSA-3495-1
NVD severitylow (attack range: local)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
xymon (PTS)jessie (security), jessie4.3.17-6+deb8u1fixed
stretch4.3.28-2fixed
buster, sid4.3.28-3fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
xymonsource(unstable)4.3.25-1low
xymonsourcejessie4.3.17-6+deb8u1lowDSA-3495-1
xymonsourcewheezy(not affected)

Notes

[wheezy] - xymon <not-affected> (vulnerable code not present)
http://lists.xymon.com/pipermail/xymon/2016-February/042986.html

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