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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-1863

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.
Publish Date : 2006-04-25 Last Update Date : 2013-08-03
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
2.1
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Directory traversal
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2006-04-19 2006-04-20
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-1863 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20061863 unix
Directory traversal vulnerability in CIFS in Linux 2.6.16 and earlier allows local users to escape chroot restrictions f... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10383 unix
RHBA-2007:0304: Updated kernel packages available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Update 5 oval:com.redhat.rhba:def:20070304 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-1863

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.6.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linux Linux Kernel 1

- References For CVE-2006-1863

http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.16.11 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/19868
SECUNIA 19868
http://secunia.com/advisories/20914
SECUNIA 20914
http://secunia.com/advisories/20398
SECUNIA 20398
http://secunia.com/advisories/21614
SECUNIA 21614
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1103
DEBIAN DSA-1103
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:150
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:150
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:151
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:151
http://www.osvdb.org/25068
OSVDB 25068
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHBA-2007-0304.html
REDHAT RHBA-2007-0304
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/26141
XF kernel-cifs-directory-traversal(26141)
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2006/0024
TRUSTIX 2006-0024
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17742
BID 17742 Linux Kernel CIFS CHRoot Security Restriction Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2007-01-18
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006-05-31.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2006:028
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=189434 CONFIRM
http://www.kernel.org/git/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=296034f7de8bdf111984ce1630ac598a9c94a253 CONFIRM
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/2554
VUPEN ADV-2006-2554
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/1542
VUPEN ADV-2006-1542

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-1863

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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