CVE-2020-35513

medium

Description

A flaw incorrect umask during file or directory modification in the Linux kernel NFS (network file system) functionality was found in the way user create and delete object using NFSv4.2 or newer if both simultaneously accessing the NFS by the other process that is not using new NFSv4.2. A user with access to the NFS could use this flaw to starve the resources causing denial of service.

References

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1911309

https://patchwork.kernel.org/project/linux-nfs/patch/[email protected]/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2021-01-26

Updated: 2021-02-02

Type: CWE-271

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 4.9

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 1.2

Severity: MEDIUM