CVE-2009-2691

2009-08-14T15:16:00
ID CVE-2009-2691
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-08-17T01:30:00

Description

The mm_for_maps function in fs/proc/base.c in the Linux kernel 2.6.30.4 and earlier allows local users to read (1) maps and (2) smaps files under proc/ via vectors related to ELF loading, a setuid process, and a race condition.