CVE-2005-3784

2005-11-23T16:03:00
ID CVE-2005-3784
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2018-10-19T11:39:07

Description

The auto-reap of child processes in Linux kernel 2.6 before 2.6.15 includes processes with ptrace attached, which leads to a dangling ptrace reference and allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) and gain root privileges.