CVE-2009-1894

Published: 17 July 2009

Race condition in PulseAudio 0.9.9, 0.9.10, and 0.9.14 allows local users to gain privileges via vectors involving creation of a hard link, related to the application setting LD_BIND_NOW to 1, and then calling execv on the target of the /proc/self/exe symlink.

Priority

High

Status

Package Release Status
pulseaudio
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needed