CVE-ID

CVE-2017-14730

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
The init script in the Gentoo app-admin/logstash-bin package before 5.5.3 and 5.6.x before 5.6.1 has "chown -R" calls for user-writable directory trees, which allows local users to gain privileges by leveraging access to a $LS_USER account for creation of a hard link.
References
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Assigning CNA
MITRE Corporation
Date Entry Created
20170925 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Assigned (20170925)
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Comments (Legacy)
Proposed (Legacy)
N/A
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