DescriptionSlurm before 19.05.8 and 20.x before 20.02.6 exposes Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor because xauth for X11 magic cookies is affected by a race condition in a read operation on the /proc filesystem.
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
Debian Bugs974722

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
slurm-llnl (PTS)stretch16.05.9-1+deb9u4vulnerable
stretch (security)16.05.9-1+deb9u2vulnerable
buster, buster (security)
slurm-wlm (PTS)bullseye, sid20.11.4-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
slurm-wlmsource(unstable)(not affected)


- slurm-wlm <not-affected> (Fixed with first upload to Debian with renamed source package)
[stretch] - slurm-llnl <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
slurm-wlm/20.02.6-1 changed the source package name and included the fix

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