|Bugzilla:||729465: CVE-2011-1831 CVE-2011-1832 CVE-2011-1834 CVE-2011-1835 CVE-2011-1837 ecryptfs: multiple flaws to mount/umount arbitrary locations and possibly disclose confidential information|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
The encrypted private-directory setup process in utils/ecryptfs-setup-private in ecryptfs-utils before 90 does not properly ensure that the passphrase file is created, which might allow local users to bypass intended access restrictions at a certain time in the new-user creation steps.
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Red Hat security errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (ecryptfs-utils)||RHSA-2011:1241||August 31, 2011|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (ecryptfs-utils)||RHSA-2011:1241||August 31, 2011|
Red Hat would like to thank the Ubuntu Security Team for reporting this issue. The Ubuntu Security Team acknowledges Marc Deslauriers as the original reporter.
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