Difference between revisions of "Directory Restriction Error"
m (Directory Restriction moved to Directory Restriction Error: Changed the title to be a vulnerability.)
Revision as of 09:45, 9 June 2006
This is a Vulnerability. To view all vulnerabilities, please see the Vulnerability Category page.
Improper use of the chroot() system call may allow attackers to access files that are outside the new root directory therefore breaks the intended access control policy.
Attackers try to access unauthorized files, such as password files or configuration files.