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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2017-5754: Security patch for kernel (ALAS-2018-939)

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
5 (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N) January 03, 2018 January 04, 2018 June 21, 2018

Description

Systems with microprocessors utilizing speculative execution and indirect branch prediction may allow unauthorized disclosure of information to an attacker with local user access via a side-channel analysis of the data cache.

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References

Solution

amazon-linux-upgrade-kernel

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