DescriptionCertain modifications to the Linux kernel 2.6.16 and earlier do not add the appropriate Linux Security Modules (LSM) file_permission hooks to the (1) readv and (2) writev functions, which might allow attackers to bypass intended access restrictions.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 02:23:01 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:33 2022