CVE-2006-1856

2006-05-19T23:02:00
ID CVE-2006-1856
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-10-11T01:30:00

Description

Certain modifications to the Linux kernel 2.6.16 and earlier do not add the appropriate Linux Security Modules (LSM) file_permission hooks to the (1) readv and (2) writev functions, which might allow attackers to bypass intended access restrictions.