CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2011-1675

Published: Apr 10, 2011 | Modified: Jan 10, 2018
CVSS 3.x
N/A
Source:
NVD
CVSS 2.x
3.3 LOW
AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

mount in util-linux 2.19 and earlier attempts to append to the /etc/mtab.tmp file without first checking whether resource limits would interfere, which allows local users to trigger corruption of the /etc/mtab file via a process with a small RLIMIT_FSIZE value, a related issue to CVE-2011-1089.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Util-linux Linux 2.10 2.10
Util-linux Linux 2.5 2.5
Util-linux Linux 2.16 2.16
Util-linux Linux 2.11 2.11
Util-linux Linux 2.12 2.12
Util-linux Linux 2.17 2.17
Util-linux Linux 2.13 2.13
Util-linux Linux 2.14 2.14
Util-linux Linux 2.12 2.12
Util-linux Linux 2.2 2.2
Util-linux Linux * 2.19
Util-linux Linux 2.8 2.8
Util-linux Linux 2.18 2.18
Util-linux Linux 2.7 2.7
Util-linux Linux 2.9 2.9
Util-linux Linux 2.13 2.13
Util-linux Linux 2.15 2.15

References