CVE-2007-0257

2007-01-16T18:28:00
ID CVE-2007-0257
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2011-03-07T21:49:05

Description

DISPUTED Unspecified vulnerability in the expand_stack function in grsecurity PaX allows local users to gain privileges via unspecified vectors. NOTE: the grsecurity developer has disputed this issue, stating that "the function they claim the vulnerability to be in is a trivial function, which can, and has been, easily checked for any supposed vulnerabilities." The developer also cites a past disclosure that was not proven. As of 20070120, the original researcher has released demonstration code.