CVE-2008-2544

NameCVE-2008-2544
DescriptionMounting /proc filesystem via chroot command silently mounts it in read-write mode. The user could bypass the chroot environment and gain write access to files, he would never have otherwise.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitylow

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
linux (PTS)stretch4.9.228-1vulnerable
stretch (security)4.9.272-2vulnerable
buster4.19.208-1vulnerable
buster (security)4.19.194-3vulnerable
bullseye5.10.70-1vulnerable
bullseye (security)5.10.46-5vulnerable
bookworm5.14.9-2vulnerable
sid5.14.12-1vulnerable

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
linuxsource(unstable)(unfixed)unimportant

Notes

non-issue, cf. https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=449089#c22

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