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Huawei EulerOS: CVE-2016-9793: kernel security update

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Huawei EulerOS: CVE-2016-9793: kernel security update

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
12/28/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/30/2017
Modified
01/18/2018

Description

The sock_setsockopt function in net/core/sock.c in the Linux kernel before 4.8.14 mishandles negative values of sk_sndbuf and sk_rcvbuf, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and system crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact by leveraging the CAP_NET_ADMIN capability for a crafted setsockopt system call with the (1) SO_SNDBUFFORCE or (2) SO_RCVBUFFORCE option.

Solution(s)

  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp1-upgrade-kernel
  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp1-upgrade-kernel-debug
  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp1-upgrade-kernel-debuginfo
  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp1-upgrade-kernel-debuginfo-common-x86_64
  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp1-upgrade-kernel-devel
  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp1-upgrade-kernel-headers
  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp1-upgrade-kernel-tools
  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp1-upgrade-kernel-tools-libs
  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp1-upgrade-perf
  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp1-upgrade-python-perf

References

  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp1-upgrade-kernel
  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp1-upgrade-kernel-debug
  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp1-upgrade-kernel-debuginfo
  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp1-upgrade-kernel-debuginfo-common-x86_64
  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp1-upgrade-kernel-devel
  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp1-upgrade-kernel-headers
  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp1-upgrade-kernel-tools
  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp1-upgrade-kernel-tools-libs
  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp1-upgrade-perf
  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp1-upgrade-python-perf

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