CVE-2011-2905

2013-03-01T12:37:00
ID CVE-2011-2905
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2013-03-04T05:00:00

Description

Untrusted search path vulnerability in the perf_config function in tools/perf/util/config.c in perf, as distributed in the Linux kernel before 3.1, allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a crafted config file in the current working directory. Per: http://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/426.html

'CWE-426 Untrusted Search Path'