CVE-2001-0169

2001-03-26T05:00:00
ID CVE-2001-0169
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-10-10T01:29:00

Description

When using the LD_PRELOAD environmental variable in SUID or SGID applications, glibc does not verify that preloaded libraries in /etc/ld.so.cache are also SUID/SGID, which could allow a local user to overwrite arbitrary files by loading a library from /lib or /usr/lib.