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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.6 4.6
CVE Id CVE-2001-0316
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:07:44
Published 03 May 2001 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2001-0316

Summary

Linux kernel 2.4 and 2.2 allows local users to read kernel memory and possibly gain privileges via a negative argument to the sysctl call.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.0

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.0


References

CALDERA - CSSA-2001-009

BUGTRAQ - 20010213 Trustix Security Advisory - proftpd, kernel

XF - linux-sysctl-read-memory(6079)

BID - 2364

REDHAT - RHSA-2001:013

OSVDB - 6017


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:12