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Home » CVE Vulnerabilities » CVE-2005-3257

CVE-2005-3257 The VT implementation (vt_ioctl.c) in Linux

  • CVE ID: CVE-2005-3257
  • Vendors:
  • Date: November 30, -0001
  • Severity: Low
  • Impact score: 0.00
  • Exploit score: 0.00

The VT implementation (vt_ioctl.c) in Linux kernel 2.6.12, and possibly other versions including 2.6.14.4, allows local users to use the KDSKBSENT ioctl on terminals of other users and gain privileges, as demonstrated by modifying key bindings using loadkeys.

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