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Centos Linux: CVE-2020-14381: Moderate: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Multiple Advisories)

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Centos Linux: CVE-2020-14381: Moderate: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Multiple Advisories)

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

Description

A flaw was found in the Linux kernel’s futex implementation. This flaw allows a local attacker to corrupt system memory or escalate their privileges when creating a futex on a filesystem that is about to be unmounted. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to confidentiality, integrity, as well as system availability.

Solution(s)

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

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