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Home » CVE Vulnerabilities » CVE-2006-3626

CVE-2006-3626 Race condition in Linux kernel 2.6.17.4

  • CVE ID: CVE-2006-3626
  • Vendors:
  • Date: November 30, -0001
  • Severity: Low
  • Impact score: 0.00
  • Exploit score: 0.00

Race condition in Linux kernel 2.6.17.4 and earlier allows local users to gain root privileges by using prctl with PR_SET_DUMPABLE in a way that causes /proc/self/environ to become setuid root.

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