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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2013-0157

(a) mount and (b) umount in util-linux 2.14.1, 2.17.2, and probably other versions allow local users to determine the existence of restricted directories by (1) using the --guess-fstype command-line option or (2) attempting to mount a non-existent device, which generates different error messages depending on whether the directory exists.
Publish Date : 2014-01-21 Last Update Date : 2014-01-22
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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) Obtain Information
CWE ID 200

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2013-0517 -- util-linux-ng security, bug fix and enhancement update (low) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27272 unix
ELSA-2013:0517: util-linux-ng security, bug fix and enhancement update (Low) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23653 unix
RHSA-2013:0517: util-linux-ng security, bug fix and enhancement update (Low) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21076 unix
RHSA-2013:0517: util-linux-ng security, bug fix and enhancement update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20130517 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-2013-0157

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Kernel Util-linux 2.14.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Kernel Util-linux 2.17.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Kernel Util-linux 2

- References For CVE-2013-0157

http://bugs.debian.org/697464 CONFIRM
http://osvdb.org/88953
OSVDB 88953
http://marc.info/?l=oss-security&m=135749410312247&w=2
MLIST [oss-security] 20130106 Re: CVE request: mount/umount leak information about existence of folders
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2013:154
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2013:154
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0517.html
REDHAT RHSA-2013:0517
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=892330 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2013-0157

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


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