CVE-2018-6558

2018-08-23T19:29:00
ID CVE-2018-6558
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2019-10-03T00:03:00

Description

The pam_fscrypt module in fscrypt before 0.2.4 may incorrectly restore primary and supplementary group IDs to the values associated with the root user, which allows attackers to gain privileges via a successful login through certain applications that use Linux-PAM (aka pam).