Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

USN-985-1: mountall vulnerability

Back to Search

USN-985-1: mountall vulnerability

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
09/14/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/06/2013
Modified
07/09/2020

Description

mountall.c in mountall before 2.15.2 uses 0666 permissions for the root.rules file, which allows local users to gain privileges by modifying this file.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-mountall

With Rapid7 live dashboards, I have a clear view of all the assets on my network, which ones can be exploited, and what I need to do in order to reduce the risk in my environment in real-time. No other tool gives us that kind of value and insight.

– Scott Cheney, Manager of Information Security, Sierra View Medical Center

;