CVE-2013-6825

Priority
Description
(1) movescu.cc and (2) storescp.cc in dcmnet/apps/, (3)
dcmnet/libsrc/scp.cc, (4) dcmwlm/libsrc/wlmactmg.cc, (5) dcmprscp.cc and
(6) dcmpsrcv.cc in dcmpstat/apps/, (7) dcmpstat/tests/msgserv.cc, and (8)
dcmqrdb/apps/dcmqrscp.cc in DCMTK 3.6.1 and earlier does not check the
return value of the setuid system call, which allows local users to gain
privileges by creating a large number of processes.
Notes
 sarnold> Debian adds "NOTE: Not running with elevated privileges in Debian
  packaging"
Package
Source: dcmtk (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needed
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was needed)
Trusty/esm:DNE (trusty was needed)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needed
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):needed
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):needed
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan):needed
Patches:
Other:http://hmarco.org/bugs/patches/dcmtk-3.6.1-drop-privileges-fixed.patch
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Updated: 2019-04-26 14:14:45 UTC (commit 30899e40836d26e1bb5f0b072d31fd87b6cf3bd4)