DescriptionA "missing serialization" error in the unix_dgram_recvmsg function in Linux 2.4.27 and earlier, and 2.6.x up to 2.6.9, allows local users to gain privileges via a race condition.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
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SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 01:03:19 2013
CVE page last modified: Thu Dec 7 12:11:42 2023