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CentOS Linux: CVE-2017-11473: Important: kernel-alt security, bug fix, and enhancement update (CESA-2018:0654)

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CentOS Linux: CVE-2017-11473: Important: kernel-alt security, bug fix, and enhancement update (CESA-2018:0654)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
07/20/2017
Created
08/29/2019
Added
08/28/2019
Modified
05/25/2023

Description

Buffer overflow in the mp_override_legacy_irq() function in arch/x86/kernel/acpi/boot.c in the Linux kernel through 3.2 allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted ACPI table.

Solution(s)

  • centos-upgrade-kernel

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