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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2011-2724: Samba: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2011-2724: Samba: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
1
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
09/06/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The check_mtab function in client/mount.cifs.c in mount.cifs in smbfs in Samba 3.5.10 and earlier does not properly verify that the (1) device name and (2) mountpoint strings are composed of valid characters, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (mtab corruption) via a crafted string. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incorrect fix for CVE-2010-0547.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-net-fs-samba

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