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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2015-8787: Security patch for kernel (ALAS-2015-603)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2015-8787: Security patch for kernel (ALAS-2015-603)

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
02/07/2016
Created
03/19/2019
Added
09/19/2018
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

The nf_nat_redirect_ipv4 function in net/netfilter/nf_nat_redirect.c in the Linux kernel before 4.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact by sending certain IPv4 packets to an incompletely configured interface, a related issue to CVE-2003-1604.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-kernel

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-kernel

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