CVE-2008-0001

Published: 15 January 2008

VFS in the Linux kernel before 2.6.22.16, and 2.6.23.x before 2.6.23.14, performs tests of access mode by using the flag variable instead of the acc_mode variable, which might allow local users to bypass intended permissions and remove directories.

Priority

Low

Status

Package Release Status
linux
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (2.6.24.14)
linux-source-2.6.15
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needed

linux-source-2.6.17
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

linux-source-2.6.20
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

linux-source-2.6.22
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage