PulseAudio vulnerability

2009-07-16T00:00:00
ID USN-804-1
Type ubuntu
Reporter Ubuntu
Modified 2009-07-16T00:00:00

Description

Tavis Ormandy, Julien Tinnes, and Yorick Koster discovered that PulseAudio did not safely re-execute itself. A local attacker could exploit this to gain root privileges.