Linux Kernel Netlink SCM_CREDENTIALS Processing Flaw Lets Local Users Gain Elevated Privileges
Linux Kernel 3.2.x
Linux Kernel 3.4.x
Linux Kernel 3.5.x
A vulnerability was reported in the Linux Kernel.
A local user can obtain elevated privileges on the target system. A local user may be able to send specially crafted Netlink messages to spoof SCM_CREDENTIALS and perform actions with elevated privileges.
A local user can obtain elevated privileges on the target system.