Race condition in Linux kernel 188.8.131.52 and earlier allows local users to gain root privileges by using prctl with PR_SET_DUMPABLE in a way that causes /proc/self/environ to become setuid root.
Publish Date : 2006-07-18 Last Update Date : 2010-09-15
(There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
(There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
(There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
(Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
(Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
||CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability
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