CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2002-1472

Published: Mar 03, 2003 | Modified: Sep 05, 2008
CVSS 3.x
N/A
Source:
NVD
CVSS 2.x
7.2 HIGH
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

Untrusted search path vulnerability in libX11.so in xfree86, when used in setuid or setgid programs, allows local users to gain root privileges via a modified LD_PRELOAD environment variable that points to a malicious module.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
X11r6 Xfree86_project 4.1.0 4.1.0
X11r6 Xfree86_project 4.2.0 4.2.0

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