|Bugzilla:||695927: CVE-2011-1679 ncpfs: ncpmount and ncpumount fail to anticipate RLIMIT_FSIZE|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
ncpfs 2.2.6 and earlier attempts to use (1) ncpmount to append to the /etc/mtab file and (2) ncpumount to append to the /etc/mtab.tmp file without first checking whether resource limits would interfere, which allows local users to trigger corruption of the /etc/mtab file via a process with a small RLIMIT_FSIZE value, a related issue to CVE-2011-1089.
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