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Alma Linux: CVE-2020-36386: Moderate: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update (ALSA-2021-4356)

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Alma Linux: CVE-2020-36386: Moderate: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update (ALSA-2021-4356)

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:C)
Published
06/07/2021
Created
05/05/2022
Added
05/04/2022
Modified
05/13/2022

Description

An issue was discovered in the Linux kernel before 5.8.1. net/bluetooth/hci_event.c has a slab out-of-bounds read in hci_extended_inquiry_result_evt, aka CID-51c19bf3d5cf.

Solution(s)

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

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