- Package name
- Advisory ID
- Affected versions
- 6.1 i586 , 6.0 i586 , 7.0 i586 , 7.1 i586
A vulnerability exists in the screen program, version 3.9.5 and earlier. If screen is installed setuid root, a local user may gain root privilege. screen can only be exploited if it is setuid root. Linux-Mandrake does not ship screen setuid root and is therefore not vulnerable to this problem.