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CVE-2010-0787 Detail

Description

client/mount.cifs.c in mount.cifs in smbfs in Samba 3.0.22, 3.0.28a, 3.2.3, 3.3.2, 3.4.0, and 3.4.5 allows local users to mount a CIFS share on an arbitrary mountpoint, and gain privileges, via a symlink attack on the mountpoint directory file.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  03/02/2010

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-0787
Original release date:
03/02/2010
Last revised:
08/16/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.4 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
3.4
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/29/2011)

This issue has been addressed via RHSA-2011:1219 (https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-1219.html).

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://git.samba.org/?p=samba.git;a=commit;h=3ae5dac462c4ed0fb2cd94553583c56fce2f9d80 External Source CONFIRM http://git.samba.org/?p=samba.git;a=commit;h=3ae5dac462c4ed0fb2cd94553583c56fce2f9d80
http://git.samba.org/?p=samba.git;a=commit;h=a0c31ec1c8d1220a5884e40d9ba6b191a04a24d5 External Source CONFIRM http://git.samba.org/?p=samba.git;a=commit;h=a0c31ec1c8d1220a5884e40d9ba6b191a04a24d5
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-January/034444.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2010-1190
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-January/034470.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2010-1218
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-08/msg00001.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2010:014
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201206-29.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-201206-29
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:090 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2010:090
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37992 Patch External Source BID 37992
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/39898 External Source BID 39898
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-893-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-893-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1062 External Source VUPEN ADV-2010-1062
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=532940 External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=532940
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=558833 External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=558833
https://bugzilla.samba.org/show_bug.cgi?id=6853 Patch External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.samba.org/show_bug.cgi?id=6853
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/55944 External Source XF sambaclient-mountcifs-symlink(55944)

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