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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2013-2207

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
3 (AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) October 09, 2013 December 12, 2013 July 04, 2017

Description

pt_chown in GNU C Library (aka glibc or libc6) before 2.18 does not properly check permissions for tty files, which allows local users to change the permission on the files and obtain access to arbitrary pseudo-terminals by leveraging a FUSE file system.

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References

Solution

suse-upgrade-glibc

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