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ptrace in Linux 2.2.x through 2.2.19, and 2.4.x through 2.4.9, allows local users to gain root privileges by running ptrace on a setuid or setgid program that itself calls an unprivileged program, such as newgrp.

Find out more about CVE-2001-1384 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Linux 6.2 RHSA-2001:130 2001-10-18
Red Hat Linux 7.2 RHSA-2001:129 2001-10-23
Red Hat Linux 7.0 RHSA-2001:130 2001-10-18
Red Hat Linux 7.1 RHSA-2001:129 2001-10-23


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