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FreeBSD -- Network ACL mishandling in mountd(8)

Affected packages
7.3 <= FreeBSD < 7.3_5
7.4 <= FreeBSD < 7.4_1
8.1 <= FreeBSD < 8.1_3
8.2 <= FreeBSD < 8.2_1


VuXML ID 87261557-a450-11e2-9898-001060e06fd4
Discovery 2011-04-20
Entry 2012-01-29

Problem Description:

While parsing the exports(5) table, a network mask in the form of "-network=netname/prefixlength" results in an incorrect network mask being computed if the prefix length is not a multiple of 8.

For example, specifying the ACL for an export as "-network" would result in a netmask of being used instead of the correct netmask of


CVE Name CVE-2011-1739
FreeBSD Advisory SA-11:01.mountd