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F5 Networks: K67830124 (CVE-2020-14314): Linux kernel ext3/ext4 file system vulnerability CVE-2020-14314

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F5 Networks: K67830124 (CVE-2020-14314): Linux kernel ext3/ext4 file system vulnerability CVE-2020-14314

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
09/02/2020
Created
03/12/2021
Added
03/10/2021
Modified
03/10/2021

Description

A memory out-of-bounds read flaw was found in the Linux kernel before 5.9-rc2 with the ext3/ext4 file system, in the way it accesses a directory with broken indexing. This flaw allows a local user to crash the system if the directory exists. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to system availability.

Solution(s)

  • f5-big-ip-upgrade-latest

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