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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2003-0127
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:18:01
Published 31 Mar 2003 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2003-0127

Summary

The kernel module loader in Linux kernel 2.2.x before 2.2.25, and 2.4.x before 2.4.21, allows local users to gain root privileges by using ptrace to attach to a child process that is spawned by the kernel.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.0

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.1

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.10

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.11

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.12

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.13

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.14

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.15

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.16

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.17

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.18

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.19

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.2

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.20

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.21

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.22

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.23

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.24

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.3

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.4

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.5

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.6

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.7

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.8

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.9

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.0

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.1

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.10

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.11

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.12

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.13

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.14

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.15

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.16

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.17

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.18

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.19

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.2

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.20

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.21

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.3

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.4

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.5

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.6

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.7

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.8

  • Linux Kernel 2.4.9


References

CERT-VN - VU#628849

REDHAT - RHSA-2003:098

REDHAT - RHSA-2003:145

DEBIAN - DSA-495

DEBIAN - DSA-423

DEBIAN - DSA-336

DEBIAN - DSA-332

DEBIAN - DSA-312

DEBIAN - DSA-311

DEBIAN - DSA-276

DEBIAN - DSA-270

GENTOO - GLSA-200303-17

REDHAT - RHSA-2003:088

CALDERA - CSSA-2003-020.0

REDHAT - RHSA-2003:103

MANDRAKE - MDKSA-2003:039

MANDRAKE - MDKSA-2003:038

ENGARDE - ESA-20030515-017

VULNWATCH - 20030317 Fwd: Ptrace hole / Linux 2.2.25


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:37:48