CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2024-23301

Published: Jan 12, 2024 | Modified: Feb 21, 2024
CVSS 3.x
5.5
MEDIUM
Source:
NVD
CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N
CVSS 2.x
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

Relax-and-Recover (aka ReaR) through 2.7 creates a world-readable initrd when using GRUB_RESCUE=y. This allows local attackers to gain access to system secrets otherwise only readable by root.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Relax-and-recover Relax-and-recover * 2.7

References