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Centos Linux: CVE-2019-18809: Moderate: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Multiple Advisories)

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Centos Linux: CVE-2019-18809: Moderate: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Multiple Advisories)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
11/07/2019
Created
11/06/2020
Added
11/05/2020
Modified
03/03/2021

Description

A memory leak in the af9005_identify_state() function in drivers/media/usb/dvb-usb/af9005.c in the Linux kernel through 5.3.9 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption), aka CID-2289adbfa559.

Solution(s)

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

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