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Alma Linux: CVE-2023-0461: Important: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Multiple Advisories)

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Alma Linux: CVE-2023-0461: Important: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Multiple Advisories)



There is a use-after-free vulnerability in the Linux Kernel which can be exploited to achieve local privilege escalation. To reach the vulnerability kernel configuration flag CONFIG_TLS or CONFIG_XFRM_ESPINTCP has to be configured, but the operation does not require any privilege. There is a use-after-free bug of icsk_ulp_data of a struct inet_connection_sock. When CONFIG_TLS is enabled, user can install a tls context (struct tls_context) on a connected tcp socket. The context is not cleared if this socket is disconnected and reused as a listener. If a new socket is created from the listener, the context is inherited and vulnerable. The setsockopt TCP_ULP operation does not require any privilege. We recommend upgrading past commit 2c02d41d71f90a5168391b6a5f2954112ba2307c


  • alma-upgrade-bpftool
  • alma-upgrade-kernel
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-64k
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-64k-core
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-64k-debug
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-64k-debug-core
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-64k-debug-devel
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-64k-debug-devel-matched
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-64k-debug-modules
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-64k-debug-modules-core
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-64k-debug-modules-extra
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-64k-devel
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-64k-devel-matched
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-64k-modules
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-64k-modules-core
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-64k-modules-extra
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-abi-stablelists
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-core
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-cross-headers
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-debug
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-debug-core
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-debug-devel
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-debug-devel-matched
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-debug-modules
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-debug-modules-core
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-debug-modules-extra
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-debug-uki-virt
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-devel
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-devel-matched
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-doc
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-modules
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-modules-core
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-modules-extra
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-rt
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-rt-core
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-rt-debug
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-rt-debug-core
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-rt-debug-devel
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-rt-debug-kvm
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-rt-debug-modules
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-rt-debug-modules-core
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-rt-debug-modules-extra
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-rt-devel
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-rt-kvm
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-rt-modules
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-rt-modules-core
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-rt-modules-extra
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-tools
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-tools-libs
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-tools-libs-devel
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-uki-virt
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-zfcpdump
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-zfcpdump-core
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-zfcpdump-devel
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-zfcpdump-devel-matched
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-zfcpdump-modules
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-zfcpdump-modules-core
  • alma-upgrade-kernel-zfcpdump-modules-extra
  • alma-upgrade-perf
  • alma-upgrade-python3-perf
  • alma-upgrade-rtla

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