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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2011-1089

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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2011-1089

Severity
3
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
Published
04/09/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/12/2013
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The addmntent function in the GNU C Library (aka glibc or libc6) 2.13 and earlier does not report an error status for failed attempts to write to the /etc/mtab file, which makes it easier for local users to trigger corruption of this file, as demonstrated by writes from a process with a small RLIMIT_FSIZE value, a different vulnerability than CVE-2010-0296.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-glibc
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-64bit
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-dceext
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-dceext-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-dceext-64bit
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-dceext-x86
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-devel
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-devel-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-devel-64bit
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-html
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-i18ndata
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-info
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-locale
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-locale-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-locale-64bit
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-locale-x86
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-profile
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-profile-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-profile-64bit
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-profile-x86
  • suse-upgrade-glibc-x86
  • suse-upgrade-ncpfs
  • suse-upgrade-ncpfs-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-ncpfs-devel
  • suse-upgrade-nscd

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