CVE-ID

CVE-2016-2854

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
The aufs module for the Linux kernel 3.x and 4.x does not properly maintain POSIX ACL xattr data, which allows local users to gain privileges by leveraging a group-writable setgid directory.
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Date Entry Created
20160306 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Assigned (20160306)
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Proposed (Legacy)
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