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Centos Linux: CVE-2018-6927: Important: kernel-alt security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Multiple Advisories)

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Centos Linux: CVE-2018-6927: Important: kernel-alt security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Multiple Advisories)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
02/12/2018
Created
08/29/2019
Added
08/28/2019
Modified
03/03/2021

Description

The futex_requeue function in kernel/futex.c in the Linux kernel before 4.14.15 might allow attackers to cause a denial of service (integer overflow) or possibly have unspecified other impact by triggering a negative wake or requeue value.

Solution(s)

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

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