CVE-2014-3684

Published: 30 October 2014

The tm_adopt function in lib/Libifl/tm.c in Terascale Open-Source Resource and Queue Manager (aka TORQUE Resource Manager) 5.0.x, 4.5.x, 4.2.x, and earlier does not validate that the owner of the process also owns the adopted session id, which allows remote authenticated users to kill arbitrary processes via a crafted executable.

From the Ubuntu security team

It was discovered that TORQUE Resource Manager does not validate that the owner of the process also owns the adopted session id. A remote authenticated attacker could possibly use this to kill arbitrary processes.

Priority

Medium

Status

Package Release Status
torque
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (4.2.10)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Does not exist

Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus) Not vulnerable
(2.4.16+dfsg-1.5)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr)
Released (2.4.16+dfsg-1.3ubuntu1.1)