CVE-2011-1835

Published: 09 August 2011

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.

Priority

Medium

Status

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