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Centos Linux: CVE-2017-2616: Moderate: coreutils security and bug fix update (Multiple Advisories)

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Centos Linux: CVE-2017-2616: Moderate: coreutils security and bug fix update (Multiple Advisories)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
02/23/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/13/2017
Modified
03/03/2021

Description

A race condition was found in util-linux before 2.32.1 in the way su handled the management of child processes. A local authenticated attacker could use this flaw to kill other processes with root privileges under specific conditions.

Solution(s)

  • centos-upgrade-coreutils
  • centos-upgrade-coreutils-debuginfo
  • centos-upgrade-coreutils-libs
  • centos-upgrade-libblkid
  • centos-upgrade-libblkid-devel
  • centos-upgrade-libmount
  • centos-upgrade-libmount-devel
  • centos-upgrade-libuuid
  • centos-upgrade-libuuid-devel
  • centos-upgrade-util-linux
  • centos-upgrade-util-linux-debuginfo
  • centos-upgrade-uuidd

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