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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2016-7545: Security patch for policycoreutils (ALAS-2016-765)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2016-7545: Security patch for policycoreutils (ALAS-2016-765)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
11/10/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/11/2016
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

SELinux policycoreutils allows local users to execute arbitrary commands outside of the sandbox via a crafted TIOCSTI ioctl call.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-policycoreutils

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-policycoreutils

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