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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2011-3585

Multiple race conditions in the (1) mount.cifs and (2) umount.cifs programs in Samba 3.6 allow local users to cause a denial of service (mounting outage) via a SIGKILL signal during a time window when the /etc/mtab~ file exists.
Publish Date : 2019-12-31 Last Update Date : 2020-01-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 362

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P 2011-09-27 2010-02-25
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2011-1221 -- samba and cifs-utils security and bug fix update (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28111 unix
ELSA-2011:1219: samba security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23062 unix
ELSA-2011:1221: samba and cifs-utils security and bug fix update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23658 unix
RHSA-2011:1219: samba security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21483 unix
RHSA-2011:1219: samba security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20111219 unix
RHSA-2011:1221: samba and cifs-utils security and bug fix update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21745 unix
RHSA-2011:1221: samba and cifs-utils security and bug fix update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20111221 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2011-3585

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 4.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 5.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Samba Samba 3.6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Redhat Enterprise Linux 3
Samba Samba 1

- References For CVE-2011-3585;a=commitdiff;h=810f7e4e0f2dbcbee0294d9b371071cb08268200

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2011-3585

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