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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-0278: libuv: Privilege escalation

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-0278: libuv: Privilege escalation

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
05/18/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

libuv before 0.10.34 does not properly drop group privileges, which allows context-dependent attackers to gain privileges via unspecified vectors.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-dev-libs-libuv

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