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ELSA-2010-0894 Important: Oracle Linux systemtap security update

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ELSA-2010-0894 Important: Oracle Linux systemtap security update

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
12/07/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/20/2011
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The staprun runtime tool in SystemTap 1.3 does not properly clear the environment before executing modprobe, which allows local users to gain privileges by setting the MODPROBE_OPTIONS environment variable to specify a malicious configuration file.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-systemtap
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-systemtap-client
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-systemtap-grapher
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-systemtap-initscript
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-systemtap-runtime
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-systemtap-sdt-devel
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-systemtap-server
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-systemtap-testsuite

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