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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2011-1835

The encrypted private-directory setup process in utils/ecryptfs-setup-private in ecryptfs-utils before 90 does not properly ensure that the passphrase file is created, which might allow local users to bypass intended access restrictions at a certain time in the new-user creation steps.
Publish Date : 2014-02-15 Last Update Date : 2014-03-07
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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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 255

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P 2011-08-01 2011-08-09
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2011-1835 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2011:1241: ecryptfs-utils security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23378 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2011-1241 -- ecryptfs-utils security update (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27939 unix
DSA-2382-1 ecryptfs-utils -- multiple oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15419 unix
ELSA-2011:1241: ecryptfs-utils security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23427 unix
RHSA-2011:1241: ecryptfs-utils security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21842 unix
RHSA-2011:1241: ecryptfs-utils security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20111241 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-2011-1835

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs Utils 58 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs Utils 59 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs Utils 60 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs Utils 61 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 62 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 63 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 65 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 66 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 67 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 68 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 69 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 70 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 71 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 72 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 73 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 74 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 75 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 76 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 77 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 78 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 79 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 80 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 81 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 82 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 83 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 84 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 85 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 86 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 87 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 89 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Ecryptfs Ecryptfs Utils 4
Ecryptfs Ecryptfs-utils 27

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- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2011-1835

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