CVE-2017-6972

2017-03-22T20:59:00
ID CVE-2017-6972
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2019-10-03T00:03:00

Description

AlienVault USM and OSSIM before 5.3.7 and NfSen before 1.3.8 have an error in privilege dropping and unnecessarily execute the NfSen Perl code as root, aka AlienVault ID ENG-104945, a different vulnerability than CVE-2017-6970 and CVE-2017-6971.