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Alma Linux: CVE-2020-24394: Important: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update (ALSA-2021-1578)

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Alma Linux: CVE-2020-24394: Important: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update (ALSA-2021-1578)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
Published
08/19/2020
Created
05/05/2022
Added
05/04/2022
Modified
05/13/2022

Description

In the Linux kernel before 5.7.8, fs/nfsd/vfs.c (in the NFS server) can set incorrect permissions on new filesystem objects when the filesystem lacks ACL support, aka CID-22cf8419f131. This occurs because the current umask is not considered.

Solution(s)

  • alma-upgrade-kernel-tools-libs-devel

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