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Debian: CVE-2018-5750: linux -- security update

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Debian: CVE-2018-5750: linux -- security update

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
01/26/2018
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/24/2018
Modified
02/19/2019

Description

The acpi_smbus_hc_add function in drivers/acpi/sbshc.c in the Linux kernel through 4.14.15 allows local users to obtain sensitive address information by reading dmesg data from an SBS HC printk call.

Solution(s)

  • debian-upgrade-linux

References

  • debian-upgrade-linux

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