CVE-2011-1831

Published: 09 August 2011

utils/mount.ecryptfs_private.c in ecryptfs-utils before 90 does not properly check mountpoint permissions, which allows local users to effectively replace any directory with a new filesystem, and consequently gain privileges, via a mount system call.

Priority

Medium

Status

Package Release Status
ecryptfs-utils
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage