|Bugzilla:||892330: CVE-2013-0157 util-linux: mount folder existence information disclosure|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
(a) mount and (b) umount in util-linux 2.14.1, 2.17.2, and probably other versions allow local users to determine the existence of restricted directories by (1) using the --guess-fstype command-line option or (2) attempting to mount a non-existent device, which generates different error messages depending on whether the directory exists.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is now in Production 3 Phase of the support and maintenance life cycle. This has been rated as having Low security impact and is not currently planned to be addressed in future updates. For additional information, refer to the Red Hat Enterprise Linux Life Cycle: https://access.redhat.com/support/policy/updates/errata/.
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Red Hat security errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (util-linux-ng)||RHSA-2013:0517||February 20, 2013|
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