CVE-2006-3626

2006-07-18T15:46:00
ID CVE-2006-3626
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2018-10-18T16:48:00

Description

Race condition in Linux kernel 2.6.17.4 and earlier allows local users to gain root privileges by using prctl with PR_SET_DUMPABLE in a way that causes /proc/self/environ to become setuid root.