DescriptionThe VT implementation (vt_ioctl.c) in Linux kernel 2.6.12, and possibly other versions including 220.127.116.11, allows local users to use the KDSKBSENT ioctl on terminals of other users and gain privileges, as demonstrated by modifying key bindings using loadkeys.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
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SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 02:06:18 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:31 2022