Published: 30 May 2018
SchedMD Slurm before 17.02.11 and 17.1x.x before 17.11.7 mishandles user names (aka user_name fields) and group ids (aka gid fields).
From the Ubuntu security team
It was discovered that SLurm mishandles user names and group ids. A local attacker could use this to gain administrative privileges.
CVSS 3 base score: 5.3
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
|Ubuntu 21.04 (Hirsute Hippo)||
Does not exist
|Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa)||
|Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)||
|Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus)||
(end of standard support, was needed)
|Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr)||