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Alpine Linux: CVE-2013-0157: Multiple vulnerabilities in util-linux allows information disclosure

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2013-0157: Multiple vulnerabilities in util-linux allows information disclosure

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
01/21/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/30/2017
Modified
09/22/2017

Description

(a) mount and (b) umount in util-linux 2.14.1, 2.17.2, and probably other versions allow local users to determine the existence of restricted directories by (1) using the --guess-fstype command-line option or (2) attempting to mount a non-existent device, which generates different error messages depending on whether the directory exists.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-util-linux

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