Upstream information

CVE-2018-10923 at MITRE

Description

It was found that the "mknod" call derived from mknod(2) can create files pointing to devices on a glusterfs server node. An authenticated attacker could use this to create an arbitrary device and read data from any device attached to the glusterfs server node.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v3 Scores
  SUSE
Base Score 7.6
Vector AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:L/A:L
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact Low
Availability Impact Low
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1105776, 1107023

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