CVE-2004-1337

HIGH

Description

The POSIX Capability Linux Security Module (LSM) for Linux kernel 2.6 does not properly handle the credentials of a process that is launched before the module is loaded, which allows local users to gain privileges.

References

http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/index.php?id=a&anuncio=000930

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=110384535113035&w=2

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/12093

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/18673

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2004-12-23

Updated: 2017-07-11

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.2

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH