CVE Reference: CVE-2006-2183

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CVE-2006-2183

Description:
Untrusted search path vulnerability in Truecrypt 4.1, when running suid root on Linux, allows local users to execute arbitrary commands and gain privileges via a modified PATH environment variable that references a malicious mount command.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

XF
  http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/26191

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA19903

OSVDB
  25131

MLIST
  http://lists.immunitysec.com/pipermail/dailydave/2006-April/003152.html

MISC
  http://www.truecrypt.org/history.php


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