CVE-2009-1883

2009-09-18T06:30:00
ID CVE-2009-1883
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2017-09-28T21:34:37

Description

The z90crypt_unlocked_ioctl function in the z90crypt driver in the Linux kernel 2.6.9 does not perform a capability check for the Z90QUIESCE operation, which allows local users to leverage euid 0 privileges to force a driver outage.