CVE-2003-0127 Detail

Current Description

The kernel module loader in Linux kernel 2.2.x before 2.2.25, and 2.4.x before 2.4.21, allows local users to gain root privileges by using ptrace to attach to a child process that is spawned by the kernel.


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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://ftp.caldera.com/pub/security/OpenLinux/CSSA-2003-020.0.txt
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/vulnwatch/2003-q1/0134.html
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=105301461726555&w=2
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2003-088.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2003-098.html Patch  Vendor Advisory 
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200303-17.xml
http://www.debian.org/security/2003/dsa-270
http://www.debian.org/security/2003/dsa-276
http://www.debian.org/security/2003/dsa-311
http://www.debian.org/security/2003/dsa-312
http://www.debian.org/security/2003/dsa-332
http://www.debian.org/security/2003/dsa-336
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-423
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-495
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/628849 Third Party Advisory  US Government Resource 
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2003:038
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2003:039
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-103.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-145.html
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A254

Weakness Enumeration

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2003-0127
NVD Published Date:
03/31/2003
NVD Last Modified:
05/02/2018
Source:
MITRE