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ELSA-2015-0986 Moderate: Oracle Linux kexec-tools security, bug fix, and enhancement update

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ELSA-2015-0986 Moderate: Oracle Linux kexec-tools security, bug fix, and enhancement update

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
Published
05/12/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/25/2015
Modified
04/11/2019

Description

The Red Hat module-setup.sh script for kexec-tools, as distributed in the kexec-tools before 2.0.7-19 packages in Red Hat Enterprise Linux, allows local users to write to arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a temporary file.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-kexec-tools
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-kexec-tools-anaconda-addon
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-kexec-tools-eppic

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