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CVE-2010-0547

Impact: Low
Public: 2010-01-26
Bugzilla: 562156: CVE-2010-0547 samba: mount.cifs improper device name and mountpoint strings sanitization
IAVA: 2012-A-0020

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

client/mount.cifs.c in mount.cifs in smbfs in Samba 3.4.5 and earlier does not verify that the (1) device name and (2) mountpoint strings are composed of valid characters, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (mtab corruption) via a crafted string.

Find out more about CVE-2010-0547 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 2.6
Base Metrics: AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P
Access Vector: Local
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: Partial
Availability Impact: Partial

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (samba) RHSA-2011:1219 August 29, 2011
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (samba) RHSA-2011:1219 August 29, 2011

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