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F5 Networks: K17543 (CVE-2014-9420): Linux kernel vulnerability CVE-2014-9420

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F5 Networks: K17543 (CVE-2014-9420): Linux kernel vulnerability CVE-2014-9420

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
12/25/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/16/2017
Modified
06/07/2018

Description

The rock_continue function in fs/isofs/rock.c in the Linux kernel through 3.18.1 does not restrict the number of Rock Ridge continuation entries, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (infinite loop, and system crash or hang) via a crafted iso9660 image.

Solution(s)

  • f5-big-ip-upgrade-latest

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