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Centos Linux: CVE-2018-1124: Important: procps-ng security update (Multiple Advisories)

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Centos Linux: CVE-2018-1124: Important: procps-ng security update (Multiple Advisories)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
05/23/2018
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/31/2018
Modified
03/03/2021

Description

procps-ng before version 3.3.15 is vulnerable to multiple integer overflows leading to a heap corruption in file2strvec function. This allows a privilege escalation for a local attacker who can create entries in procfs by starting processes, which could result in crashes or arbitrary code execution in proc utilities run by other users.

Solution(s)

  • centos-upgrade-procps
  • centos-upgrade-procps-debuginfo
  • centos-upgrade-procps-devel
  • centos-upgrade-procps-ng
  • centos-upgrade-procps-ng-debuginfo
  • centos-upgrade-procps-ng-devel
  • centos-upgrade-procps-ng-i18n

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