Upstream information

CVE-2018-12562 at MITRE

Description

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).

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having not set severity.

SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1099268 [RESOLVED / DUPLICATE]

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