Linux kernel 2.6, when using vservers, allows local users to access resources of other vservers via a symlink attack in /proc.
Published 2008-02-12 21:00:00
Updated 2017-08-08 01:29:23
Source MITRE
View at NVD,

Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2008-0163

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 6 %
Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less

CVSS scores for CVE-2008-0163

Base Score Base Severity CVSS Vector Exploitability Score Impact Score Score Source First Seen

CWE ids for CVE-2008-0163

Vendor statements for CVE-2008-0163

  • Red Hat 2008-02-14
    Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of the Linux kernel as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, or 5.

Products affected by CVE-2008-0163

This web site uses cookies for managing your session, storing preferences, website analytics and additional purposes described in our privacy policy.
By using this web site you are agreeing to terms of use!