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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2018-3693: Security patch for kernel (ALAS-2018-1038)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2018-3693: Security patch for kernel (ALAS-2018-1038)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N)
Published
07/10/2018
Created
03/19/2019
Added
09/07/2018
Modified
09/19/2018

Description

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

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-kernel

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-kernel

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