DescriptionLinux kernel 2.6.x does not properly restrict socket policy access to users with the CAP_NET_ADMIN capability, which could allow local users to conduct unauthorized activities via (1) ipv4/ip_sockglue.c and (2) ipv6/ipv6_sockglue.c.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SA:2005:050, published Thu, 01 Sep 2005 14:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 01:45:41 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:31 2022