Linux vixie-cron exploit

do_command.c in Vixie cron (vixie-cron) 4.1 does not check the return code of a setuid call, which might allow local users to gain root privileges if setuid fails in cases such as PAM failures or resource limits, as originally demonstrated by a program that exceeds the process limits as defined in /etc/security/limits.conf
Exploit type: 
Platform: 
Vulnerabilty ID: 
CVE-2006-2607
Product Version: 
5.1
Released Date: 
Wednesday, August 2, 2006 - 00:00