Dirty Cow (CVE-2016-5195) Privilege Escalation Demo

Dirty COW (CVE-2016-5195)

Dirty Cow (CVE-2016-5195) Privilege Escalation Demo. Dirty COW (CVE-2016-5195) is a privilege escalation vulnerability in the Linux Kernel. A race condition was found in the way the Linux kernel’s memory subsystem handled the copy-on-write (COW) breakage of private read-only memory mappings. An unprivileged local user could use this flaw to[…] Continue reading