CVE-2003-0127

Impact:
Important
Public Date:
2003-03-17

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The kernel module loader in Linux kernel 2.2.x before 2.2.25, and 2.4.x before 2.4.21, allows local users to gain root privileges by using ptrace to attach to a child process that is spawned by the kernel.

Find out more about CVE-2003-0127 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Linux 9 RHSA-2003:135 2003-04-08
Red Hat Linux 7.2 RHSA-2003:098 2003-03-17
Red Hat Linux 7.1 RHSA-2003:190 2003-06-25
Red Hat Linux 6.2 RHSA-2003:088 2003-03-20
Red Hat Linux 7.3 RHSA-2003:098 2003-03-17
Red Hat Linux 8.0 RHSA-2003:098 2003-03-17
Red Hat Linux 7.1 RHSA-2003:098 2003-03-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 RHSA-2003:103 2003-03-21
Red Hat Linux 7.0 RHSA-2003:088 2003-03-20
Red Hat Linux Advanced Workstation 2.1 RHSA-2003:145 2003-05-27