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Home » CVE Vulnerabilities » CVE-2006-2607

CVE-2006-2607 do_command.c in Vixie cron (vixie-cron) 4.1

  • CVE ID: CVE-2006-2607
  • Vendors:
  • Date: November 30, -0001
  • Severity: Low
  • Impact score: 0.00
  • Exploit score: 0.00

do_command.c in Vixie cron (vixie-cron) 4.1 does not check the return code of a setuid call, which might allow local users to gain root privileges if setuid fails in cases such as PAM failures or resource limits, as originally demonstrated by a program that exceeds the process limits as defined in /etc/security/limits.conf.

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