SOL8425 - Linux Kernel Vulnerability - CVE-2008-0600

2008-02-14T00:00:00
ID SOL8425
Type f5
Reporter f5
Modified 2013-03-26T00:00:00

Description

CVE-2008-0600 - Linux Kernel Multiple Memory Access Vulnerabilities. The vmsplice_to_pipe function in Linux kernel 2.6.17 through 2.6.24.1 does not validate a certain userspace pointer before dereference, which allows local users to gain root privileges through crafted arguments in a vmsplice system call.

Information about this advisory is available at the following location:

<http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2008-0600>

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