A Vulnerability in pkexec Allows Privileged Program Execution (Privilege Escalation)

2022-01-26T20:12:32+00:00Wednesday, January 26, 2022|Categories: Cybersecurity News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Qualys security researchers have been able to independently verify the vulnerability, develop an exploit, and obtain full root privileges on default installations of Ubuntu, Debian, Fedora, and CentOS.