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Centos Linux: CVE-2019-20636: Important: kernel-alt security and bug fix update (Multiple Advisories)

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Centos Linux: CVE-2019-20636: Important: kernel-alt security and bug fix update (Multiple Advisories)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
04/08/2020
Created
07/08/2020
Added
07/08/2020
Modified
03/03/2021

Description

In the Linux kernel before 5.4.12, drivers/input/input.c has out-of-bounds writes via a crafted keycode table, as demonstrated by input_set_keycode, aka CID-cb222aed03d7.

Solution(s)

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

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