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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2011-2905

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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2011-2905

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
03/01/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/12/2013
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Untrusted search path vulnerability in the perf_config function in tools/perf/util/config.c in perf, as distributed in the Linux kernel before 3.1, allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a crafted config file in the current working directory.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-perf

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