CVE-2009-1883

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CVE-2009-1883
4.4
lists.opensuse.org, openwall.com, openwall.com, redhat.com, ubuntu.com, bugzilla.redhat.com
2009-09-18
2017-09-29 06:09

Description

The z90crypt_unlocked_ioctl function in the z90crypt driver in the Linux kernel 2.6.9 does not perform a capability check for the Z90QUIESCE operation, which allows local users to leverage euid 0 privileges to force a driver outage.

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CVE-2009-1883