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CVE-2011-3632 Detail

Current Description

Hardlink before 0.1.2 operates on full file system objects path names which can allow a local attacker to use this flaw to conduct symlink attacks.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.1 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2011-3632 Third Party Advisory
https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=645516 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2011-3632 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2011-3632 Third Party Advisory
https://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/10/15/2 Exploit Mailing List Third Party Advisory
https://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/10/20/6 Mailing List Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-59 Improper Link Resolution Before File Access ('Link Following') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:hardlink_project:hardlink:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (excluding)
0.1.2

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-3632
NVD Published Date:
11/25/2019
NVD Last Modified:
12/04/2019