CVE-2006-6164

2006-11-29T01:28:00
ID CVE-2006-6164
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2018-10-17T21:47:00

Description

The _dl_unsetenv function in loader.c in the ELF ld.so in OpenBSD 3.9 and 4.0 does not properly remove duplicate environment variables, which allows local users to pass dangerous variables such as LD_PRELOAD to loading processes, which might be leveraged to gain privileges.