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Centos Linux: CVE-2019-14895: Important: kernel-rt security and bug fix update (Multiple Advisories)

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Centos Linux: CVE-2019-14895: Important: kernel-rt security and bug fix update (Multiple Advisories)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
11/29/2019
Created
02/06/2020
Added
02/05/2020
Modified
03/03/2021

Description

A heap-based buffer overflow was discovered in the Linux kernel, all versions 3.x.x and 4.x.x before 4.18.0, in Marvell WiFi chip driver. The flaw could occur when the station attempts a connection negotiation during the handling of the remote devices country settings. This could allow the remote device to cause a denial of service (system crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code.

Solution(s)

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

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