rPSA-2009-0063-1 udev Apr 17 2009 05:10AM
rPath Update Announcements (announce-noreply rpath com)
rPath Security Advisory: 2009-0063-1
Published: 2009-04-17
Products:
rPath Appliance Platform Linux Service 1
rPath Appliance Platform Linux Service 2
rPath Linux 1
rPath Linux 2

Rating: Severe
Exposure Level Classification:
Local Root Deterministic Privilege Escalation
Updated Versions:
udev=conary.rpath.com@rpl:1/069-5.7-1
udev=conary.rpath.com@rpl:2/116-4.2-1

rPath Issue Tracking System:
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-3016

References:
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-1185
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-1186

Description:
Previous versions of udev contain multiple vulnerabilites, the
most serious of which could allow a local attacker to gain root
privileges by sending spcially crafted messages to udev.

http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2009-0063

Copyright 2009 rPath, Inc.
This file is distributed under the terms of the MIT License.
A copy is available at http://www.rpath.com/permanent/mit-license.html

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