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Cent OS: CVE-2008-5029: CESA-2009:0014 (kernel)

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Cent OS: CVE-2008-5029: CESA-2009:0014 (kernel)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
11/10/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/01/2016
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The __scm_destroy function in net/core/scm.c in the Linux kernel 2.6.27.4, 2.6.26, and earlier makes indirect recursive calls to itself through calls to the fput function, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) via vectors related to sending an SCM_RIGHTS message through a UNIX domain socket and closing file descriptors.

Solution(s)

  • centos-upgrade-kernel
  • centos-upgrade-kernel-devel
  • centos-upgrade-kernel-doc
  • centos-upgrade-kernel-hugemem
  • centos-upgrade-kernel-hugemem-devel
  • centos-upgrade-kernel-smp
  • centos-upgrade-kernel-smp-devel
  • centos-upgrade-kernel-xenu
  • centos-upgrade-kernel-xenu-devel

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