CVE-2013-4300

2013-09-25T10:31:00
ID CVE-2013-4300
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2013-10-31T03:34:00

Description

The scm_check_creds function in net/core/scm.c in the Linux kernel before 3.11 performs a capability check in an incorrect namespace, which allows local users to gain privileges via PID spoofing.