Becoming Root Through An SUID Executable

Linux Privilege Escalation By Exploiting The SUID Bit

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Welcome back to the Linux Security Series! In this series, we’ll discuss security issues that affect Linux systems and common misconfigurations that lead to them. Let’s get started!

Privilege escalation is a way that attackers can escalate their privileges on a system. For…