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Centos Linux: CVE-2019-20811: Important: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Multiple Advisories)

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Centos Linux: CVE-2019-20811: Important: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Multiple Advisories)

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
06/03/2020
Created
11/13/2020
Added
11/11/2020
Modified
03/10/2021

Description

An issue was discovered in the Linux kernel before 5.0.6. In rx_queue_add_kobject() and netdev_queue_add_kobject() in net/core/net-sysfs.c, a reference count is mishandled, aka CID-a3e23f719f5c.

Solution(s)

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

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