The suid_dumpable support in Linux kernel 2.6.13 up to versions before 22.214.171.124, and 2.6.16 before 126.96.36.199, allows a local user to cause a denial of service (disk consumption) and possibly gain privileges via the PR_SET_DUMPABLE argument of the prctl function and a program that causes a core dump file to be created in a directory for which the user does not have permissions.
Publish Date : 2006-07-07 Last Update Date : 2018-10-18
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify
a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions
if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.