Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 157454
CAN-2005-1263 Linux kernel ELF core dump privilege elevation
Last modified: 2015-01-04 17:19:32 EST
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #157450 +++
"A locally exploitable flaw has been found in the Linux ELF binary format
loader's core dump function that allows local users to gain root
privileges and also execute arbitrary code at kernel privilege level."
For the full description see
Created attachment 114255 [details]
Proposed patch from Greg KH (not backported)
rebased to 188.8.131.52 for latest update, will go live soon.
Fixed by FEDORA-2005-392