CVE-2013-1979

2013-05-03T07:57:45
ID CVE-2013-1979
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2017-11-28T21:29:01

Description

The scm_set_cred function in include/net/scm.h in the Linux kernel before 3.8.11 uses incorrect uid and gid values during credentials passing, which allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted application.