CVE-2000-1213

2000-10-18T04:00:00
ID CVE-2000-1213
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2016-10-18T02:09:00

Description

ping in iputils before 20001010, as distributed on Red Hat Linux 6.2 through 7J and other operating systems, does not drop privileges after acquiring a raw socket, which increases ping's exposure to bugs that otherwise would occur at lower privileges.