CVE-2017-16355

2017-12-20T02:49:53
ID RH:CVE-2017-16355
Type redhatcve
Reporter redhat.com
Modified 2020-12-03T11:30:10

Description

In agent/Core/SpawningKit/Spawner.h in Phusion Passenger 5.1.10 (fixed in Passenger Open Source 5.1.11 and Passenger Enterprise 5.1.10), if Passenger is running as root, it is possible to list the contents of arbitrary files on a system by symlinking a file named REVISION from the application root folder to a file of choice and querying passenger-status --show=xml.