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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2022-2663: Security patch for kernel (ALAS-2022-1636)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2022-2663: Security patch for kernel (ALAS-2022-1636)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/01/2022
Created
10/12/2022
Added
10/11/2022
Modified
10/11/2022

Description

An issue was found in the Linux kernel in nf_conntrack_irc where the message handling can be confused and incorrectly matches the message. A firewall may be able to be bypassed when users are using unencrypted IRC with nf_conntrack_irc configured.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-kernel

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