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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-1863

Original release date: 04/25/2006
Last revised: 08/03/2013
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Directory traversal vulnerability in CIFS in Linux 2.6.16 and earlier allows local users to escape chroot restrictions for an SMB-mounted filesystem via "..\\" sequences, a similar vulnerability to CVE-2006-1864.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 2.1 (LOW) (AV:L/AC:L/AU:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20914
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 19868
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.kernel.org/git/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=296034f7de8bdf111984ce1630ac598a9c94a253
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10383
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.16.11
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 20398
External Source: BID
Name: 17742
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 25068
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHBA-2007-0304
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-2554
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=189434
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:150
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 21614
External Source: TRUSTIX
Name: 2006-0024
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2006:028
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1103
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-1542
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:151
External Source: XF
Name: kernel-cifs-directory-traversal(26141)

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10383
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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