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Centos Linux: CVE-2017-7541: Moderate: kernel security and bug fix update (Multiple Advisories)

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Centos Linux: CVE-2017-7541: Moderate: kernel security and bug fix update (Multiple Advisories)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
07/25/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/09/2017
Modified
03/03/2021

Description

The brcmf_cfg80211_mgmt_tx function in drivers/net/wireless/broadcom/brcm80211/brcmfmac/cfg80211.c in the Linux kernel before 4.12.3 allows local users to cause a denial of service (buffer overflow and system crash) or possibly gain privileges via a crafted NL80211_CMD_FRAME Netlink packet.

Solution(s)

  • centos-upgrade-kernel
  • centos-upgrade-kernel-rt

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