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CVE-2013-2207 at MITRE

Description

pt_chown in GNU C Library (aka glibc or libc6) before 2.18 does not properly check permissions for tty files, which allows local users to change the permission on the files and obtain access to arbitrary pseudo-terminals by leveraging a FUSE file system.

NVD CVSS v2 Base Score: 2.6 (AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)

Novell/SUSE information

Novell Bugzilla entry: 830257

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