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Untrusted search path vulnerability in the perf_config function in tools/perf/util/config.c in perf, as distributed in the Linux kernel before 3.1, allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a crafted config file in the current working directory.
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'CWE-426 Untrusted Search Path'
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Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanismAllows unauthorized disclosure of informationAllows unauthorized modificationAllows disruption of service
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