chroot jail security bypass

chroot-jail-security-bypass (18970) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

chroot could allow a local attacker to escape a jail and bypass the security restriction.


Consequences:

Bypass Security

Remedy:

Apply the patch for this vulnerability, as listed in the SCO Security Advisory SCOSA-2005.2. See References.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • SCO SCO UnixWare 7.1.1
  • SCO SCO UnixWare 7.1.3
  • SCO SCO UnixWare 7.1.4

Reported:

Jan 18, 2005

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