CVE Database


Impact: Important
Public: 2014-03-10
CWE: CWE-121
Bugzilla: 1049703: CVE-2014-0004 udisks and udisks2: stack-based buffer overflow when handling long path names


The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Stack-based buffer overflow in udisks before 1.0.5 and 2.x before 2.1.3 allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a long mount point.

Find out more about CVE-2014-0004 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 6.2
Base Metrics: AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector: Local
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: Complete
Integrity Impact: Complete
Availability Impact: Complete

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (udisks) RHSA-2014:0293 March 13, 2014

External References


This issue was discovered by Florian Weimer of the Red Hat Product Security Team.

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