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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2017-17741: Security patch for kernel ((Multiple Advisories))

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2017-17741: Security patch for kernel ((Multiple Advisories))

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
12/18/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/01/2018
Modified
06/21/2018

Description

The KVM implementation in the Linux kernel through 4.14.7 allows attackers to obtain potentially sensitive information from kernel memory, aka a write_mmio stack-based out-of-bounds read, related to arch/x86/kvm/x86.c and include/trace/events/kvm.h.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-kernel

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-kernel

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