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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2017-0861: Security patch for kernel (ALAS-2017-937)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2017-0861: Security patch for kernel (ALAS-2017-937)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
11/16/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/22/2017
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in the snd_pcm_info function in the ALSA subsystem in the Linux kernel allows attackers to gain privileges via unspecified vectors.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-kernel

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-kernel

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