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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-2657

nilfs-utils before 2.0.14 installs multiple programs with unnecessary setuid privileges, which allows local users to execute arbitrary commands via the device string in a -c command line option to mkfs.nilfs2.
Publish Date : 2009-08-04 Last Update Date : 2009-08-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2009-2657

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Nilf Nilfs 1.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Nilf Nilfs 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Nilf Nilfs 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Nilf Nilfs 1.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Nilf Nilfs 1.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Nilf Nilfs 1.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Nilf Nilfs 1.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Nilf Nilfs 1.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Nilf Nilfs 1.0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Nilf Nilfs 1.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Nilf Nilfs 1.0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Nilf Nilfs 1.0.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Nilf Nilfs 1.0.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Nilf Nilfs 1.0.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Nilf Nilfs 1.0.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Nilf Nilfs 1.0.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Nilf Nilfs 1.0.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Nilf Nilfs 1.0.17 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Nilf Nilfs 1.0.18 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Nilf Nilfs 2.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Nilf Nilfs 2.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Nilf Nilfs 2.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Nilf Nilfs 2.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Nilf Nilfs 2.0.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Nilf Nilfs 2.0.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Nilf Nilfs 2.0.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Nilf Nilfs 2.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Nilf Nilfs 2.0.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Nilf Nilfs 2.0.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Nilf Nilfs 2.0.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Nilf Nilfs 30

- References For CVE-2009-2657;a=commitdiff;h=a5cb60e624e4863c8d6feaf2ea8791abb48d6f15 CONFIRM CONFIRM
MLIST [oss-security] 20090724 nilfs-utils privilege escalation;a=commitdiff;h=d807e1c968c1f288486fb7d6f817434838fc12f7 CONFIRM;a=commitdiff;h=5c95a57102e23e6982467cbe23e922450d3f38ed CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-2657

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