CVE-2016-10010 (retired)

Priority
Description
sshd in OpenSSH before 7.4, when privilege separation is not used, creates
forwarded Unix-domain sockets as root, which might allow local users to
gain privileges via unspecified vectors, related to serverloop.c.
Notes
 sbeattie> unix socket forwarding was introduced in openssh 6.7
 mdeslaur> privilege separation is enabled in Debian/Ubuntu
Assigned-to
mdeslaur
Package
Upstream:released (1:7.4p1-1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):not-affected (code not present)
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):not-affected (code not present)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (1:7.2p2-4ubuntu2.4)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (1:7.4p1-1)
Patches:
Upstream:https://github.com/openssh/openssh-portable/commit/b737e4d7433577403a31cff6614f6a1b0b5e22f4
Upstream:https://github.com/openssh/openssh-portable/commit/51045869fa084cdd016fdd721ea760417c0a3bf3
More Information

Updated: 2019-03-26 12:18:24 UTC (commit ccdecfcf0fead22bd291e5f4ea745a46872dcb15)