The net_ctl_permissions function in net/sysctl_net.c in the Linux kernel before 3.11.5 does not properly determine uid and gid values, which allows local users to bypass intended /proc/sys/net restrictions via a crafted application.
Publish Date : 2013-12-09 Last Update Date : 2014-03-05
ELSA-2014-3002 -- Unbreakable Enterprise kernel security and bug fix update (Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel Release 3 QU...
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