Privilege escalation vulnerability in kernel while handling rename operations
|ID: oval:org.secpod.oval:def:25163||Date: (C)2015-06-23 (M)2017-11-07|
|Class: VULNERABILITY||Family: unix|
The host is installed with kernel on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 or 7 and is prone to a privilege escalation vulnerability. A flaw is present in the application, which fails to properly handle rename operations. Successful exploitation could allow attackers to escalate privileges on the affected system.
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7|