VServer Unspecified procfs Race Condition

2004-01-04T03:42:25
ID OSVDB:7586
Type osvdb
Reporter OSVDB
Modified 2004-01-04T03:42:25

Description

Vulnerability Description

VServer contains a flaw related to the '/proc' filesystem that may allow a malicious user to gain arbitrary write access to specific proc entries from a vserver context. No further details have been provided.

Solution Description

Upgrade to version 1.3.3 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Short Description

VServer contains a flaw related to the '/proc' filesystem that may allow a malicious user to gain arbitrary write access to specific proc entries from a vserver context. No further details have been provided.

References:

Vendor Specific Solution URL: http://www.linux-vserver.org/ Vendor Specific Advisory URL Vendor Specific Advisory URL CVE-2004-2613