Date: Fri, 25 Feb 2011 08:14:53 +0800 From: Eugene Teo <eugene@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com CC: Kees Cook <kees@...ntu.com> Subject: Re: CVE request: kernel: CAP_SYS_MODULE bypass via CAP_NET_ADMIN On 02/25/2011 07:54 AM, Kees Cook wrote: > Hi, > > While not as bad as CVE-2010-4661 (unprivileged module loading) > I'd like to get a CVE assigned for this issue for tracking purposes: > https://lkml.org/lkml/2011/2/24/203 > > Basically "ifconfig $module" will load any module as long as the process > has CAP_NET_ADMIN (ignoring CAP_SYS_MODULE). Please use CVE-2011-1019. Eugene -- Eugene Teo / Red Hat Security Response Team
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