CVE-2014-0470

NameCVE-2014-0470
Descriptionsuper.c in Super 3.30.0 does not check the return value of the setuid function when the -F flag is set, which allows local users to gain privileges via unspecified vectors, aka an RLIMIT_NPROC attack.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-2917-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: local)
Debian/oldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
super (PTS)squeeze (security), squeeze3.30.0-3+squeeze2fixed
wheezy, wheezy (security)3.30.0-6+deb7u1fixed
jessie, sid3.30.0-7fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
supersource(unstable)3.30.0-7high
supersourcesqueeze3.30.0-3+squeeze2highDSA-2917-1
supersourcewheezy3.30.0-6+deb7u1highDSA-2917-1

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