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CVE-2007-4135 Detail

Current Description

The NFSv4 ID mapper (nfsidmap) before 0.17 does not properly handle return values from the getpwnam_r function when performing a username lookup, which can cause it to report a file as being owned by "root" instead of "nobody" if the file exists on the server but not on the client.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
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References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:240
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_18_sr.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0951.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26767
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/36396
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9864

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:nfsv4:nfsidmap:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
0.16.22


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-4135
NVD Published Date:
09/04/2007
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017