CVE-2011-2473

2011-06-09T21:55:00
ID CVE-2011-2473
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-08-29T01:29:00

Description

The do_dump_data function in utils/opcontrol in OProfile 0.9.6 and earlier might allow local users to create or overwrite arbitrary files via a crafted --session-dir argument in conjunction with a symlink attack on the opd_pipe file, a different vulnerability than CVE-2011-1760.