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CVE-2006-0043 Detail

Description

Buffer overflow in the realpath function in nfs-server rpc.mountd, as used in SUSE Linux 9.1 through 10.0, allows local users to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors involving mount requests and symlinks.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  01/30/2006

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-0043
Original release date:
01/30/2006
Last revised:
07/19/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.6 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides user account access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/30/2006)

This issue did not affect Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, or 4.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=350020 External Source MISC http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=350020
http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-security-announce/2006-Jan/0007.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:005
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-975 External Source DEBIAN DSA-975
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16388 External Source BID 16388
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/0348 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-0348
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/24347 External Source XF nfs-rpcmountd-realpath-bo(24347)

Technical Details

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