CVE-2006-4447

Priority
Description
X.Org and XFree86, including libX11, xdm, xf86dga, xinit, xload, xtrans,
and xterm, does not check the return values for setuid and seteuid calls
when attempting to drop privileges, which might allow local users to gain
privileges by causing those calls to fail, such as by exceeding a ulimit.
Notes
Package
Source: beast (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needs-triage
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
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Updated: 2019-12-05 20:39:43 UTC (commit 0aa5e7c87c8b55d2ec5c7f4ca1179cf75de91961)