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Date: Tue, 5 Jan 2016 11:13:46 +0100
From: Salvatore Bonaccorso <carnil@...ian.org>
To: OSS Security Mailinglist <oss-security@...ts.openwall.com>
Subject: CVE Request: netfilter-persistent: (local) information leak due to
 world-readable rules files

Hi,

iptables-persistent (in Debian) is a loader for netfilter configuration
using a plugin-based architecture.

iptables-persistent is vulnerable to a (local) information leak due to
world-readable rules files. It was reported in Debian in

https://bugs.debian.org/764645

And fixed via

https://anonscm.debian.org/cgit/collab-maint/iptables-persistent.git/commit/?id=37905034f07e94c4298a1762b39b7bbd4063c0df

Could you assign a CVE for this issue?

p.s.: There is a fork of iptables-persistent. But I have not checked
if the fork https://github.com/zertrin/iptables-persistent is as well
affected by this issue).

Regards,
Salvatore

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