82019 : Update Manager System State Archive File Creation Weakness Repository Credential Local Information Disclosure
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Update Manager contains a flaw that may lead to an unauthorized information disclosure. The issue is triggered when System State archive files are created with improper permissions, which will disclose repository credential information to a local attacker.


Impact: Loss of Confidentiality
Solution: Patch / RCS
Exploit: Exploit Unknown
Disclosure: Vendor Verified


Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, Ubuntu has released a patch to address this vulnerability. Check the vendor changelog in the references section.


Canonical Ltd.
12.04 LTS



CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 2.1
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2012-06-08 | Disagree?

Access_vector_0 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_0 Availability_impact_0


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