DescriptionThe capabilities implementation in the Linux kernel before 3.14.8 does not properly consider that namespaces are inapplicable to inodes, which allows local users to bypass intended chmod restrictions by first creating a user namespace, as demonstrated by setting the setgid bit on a file with group ownership of root.
Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- openSUSE-SU-2014:0957-1, published Fri, 1 Aug 2014 15:04:21 +0200 (CEST)
- openSUSE-SU-2014:0985-1, published Mon, 11 Aug 2014 12:04:19 +0200 (CEST)
List of released packages
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|openSUSE 13.1|| ||Patchnames: