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Centos Linux: CVE-2018-14634: Important: kernel security and bug fix update (Multiple Advisories)

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Centos Linux: CVE-2018-14634: Important: kernel security and bug fix update (Multiple Advisories)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
09/26/2018
Created
03/19/2019
Added
10/02/2018
Modified
03/03/2021

Description

An integer overflow flaw was found in the Linux kernel's create_elf_tables() function. An unprivileged local user with access to SUID (or otherwise privileged) binary could use this flaw to escalate their privileges on the system. Kernel versions 2.6.x, 3.10.x and 4.14.x are believed to be vulnerable.

Solution(s)

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

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