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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2001-1384

ptrace in Linux 2.2.x through 2.2.19, and 2.4.x through 2.4.9, allows local users to gain root privileges by running ptrace on a setuid or setgid program that itself calls an unprivileged program, such as newgrp.
Publish Date : 2001-10-18 Last Update Date : 2016-10-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important 2001-10-18
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- Products Affected By CVE-2001-1384

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.2.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.2.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.2.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.2.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.2.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.2.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.2.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.2.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.2.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.2.9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.2.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.2.11 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.2.12 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.2.13 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.2.14 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.2.15 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.2.16 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.2.17 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.2.18 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.2.19 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 OS Linux Linux Kernel 2.4.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linux Linux Kernel 26

- References For CVE-2001-1384
BUGTRAQ 20011018 Flaws in recent Linux kernels
BID 3447 Linux Ptrace/Setuid Exec Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-11
BUGTRAQ 20011019 TSLSA-2001-0028
ENGARDE ESA-20011019-02
XF linux-ptrace-race-condition(7311)
REDHAT RHSA-2001:129
REDHAT RHSA-2001:130
SUSE SuSE-SA:2001:036
IMMUNIX IMNX-2001-70-035-01
CALDERA CSSA-2001-036.0
HP HPSBTL0112-003

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2001-1384

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