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Vuln ID Summary CVSS Severity
CVE-2021-37600

** DISPUTED ** An integer overflow in util-linux through 2.37.1 can potentially cause a buffer overflow if an attacker were able to use system resources in a way that leads to a large number in the /proc/sysvipc/sem file. NOTE: this is unexploitable in GNU C Library environments, and possibly in all realistic environments.

Published: July 30, 2021; 10:15:18 AM -0400
V3.1: 5.5 MEDIUM
V2.0: 1.2 LOW
CVE-2018-7738

In util-linux before 2.32-rc1, bash-completion/umount allows local users to gain privileges by embedding shell commands in a mountpoint name, which is mishandled during a umount command (within Bash) by a different user, as demonstrated by logging in as root and entering umount followed by a tab character for autocompletion.

Published: March 06, 2018; 9:29:03 PM -0500
V3.0: 7.8 HIGH
V2.0: 7.2 HIGH
CVE-2016-5011

The parse_dos_extended function in partitions/dos.c in the libblkid library in util-linux allows physically proximate attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a crafted MSDOS partition table with an extended partition boot record at zero offset.

Published: April 11, 2017; 11:59:00 AM -0400
V3.1: 4.6 MEDIUM
V2.0: 4.9 MEDIUM