CVE-2011-1019

Summary

The dev_load function in net/core/dev.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.38 allows local users to bypass an intended CAP_SYS_MODULE capability requirement and load arbitrary modules by leveraging the CAP_NET_ADMIN capability.

Technical Details

CVSSv2 Score:

1.9

CWE ID:

CWE-264

Published Date:

Friday 1st of March 2013

Modified Date:

Monday 4th of March 2013

CVSSv2 Score:
  • Access Vector: Local
  • Access Complexity: Medium
  • Authentication Required: None
  • Confidentiality Impact: None
  • Integrity Impact: Partial
  • Availability Impact: None
Common Platform Enumeration (CPE) Affected: Common Platform Enumeration (CPE) List:

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