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gdb before 6.3 searches the current working directory to load the .gdbinit configuration file which allows local users to execute arbitrary commands as the user running gdb.

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11072

gdb before 6.3 searches the current working directory to load the .gdbinit configuration file which allows local users to execute arbitrary commands as the user running gdb.

Family:
unix
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Oracle Linux 4
  • CentOS Linux 4
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
  • CentOS Linux 3
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2005-1705
Product(s):