CVE Database


Impact: Low
Public: 2010-01-26
Bugzilla: 532940: CVE-2010-0788 ncpfs: Race condition by mount (ncpmount) / umount (ncpumount) operations


The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

ncpfs 2.2.6 allows local users to cause a denial of service, obtain sensitive information, or possibly gain privileges via symlink attacks involving the (1) ncpmount and (2) ncpumount programs.

Find out more about CVE-2010-0788 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score: 1.7
Base Metrics: AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector: Local
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Single Instance
Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: None
Availability Impact: Partial

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