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Werk #11460: Windows agent service sets correct access rights in ProgramData directory

ComponentChecks & Agents
TitleWindows agent service sets correct access rights in ProgramData directory
Date2020-08-25 18:06:08
Checkmk EditionCheckmk Raw Edition (CRE)
Checkmk Version2.0.0i1,1.6.0p17
LevelProminent Change
ClassSecurity Fix
CompatibilityCompatible - no manual interaction needed

Previously, a standard user can write in ProgramData/checkmk/agent directory, thereby getting a possibility to modify sensitive information.

With this fix the above mentioned vulnerability is eliminated: a standard user has a right to read and execute.

For more information have a look at the advisory page.