CVE-2018-12562

Published: 19 June 2018

An issue was discovered in the cantata-mounter D-Bus service in Cantata through 2.3.1. The wrapper script 'mount.cifs.wrapper' uses the shell to forward the arguments to the actual mount.cifs binary. The shell evaluates wildcards (such as in an injected string:/home/../tmp/* string).

Priority

High

CVSS 3 base score: 9.8

Status

Package Release Status
cantata
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (2.3.0.ds1-2)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) Not vulnerable
(2.3.0.ds1-2)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Not vulnerable
(vulnerable code not built)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus) Not vulnerable
(vulnerable code not built)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was needs-triage)