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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2015-8812) ELSA-2016-2574: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update

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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2015-8812) ELSA-2016-2574: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
04/27/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/09/2016
Modified
03/02/2020

Description

drivers/infiniband/hw/cxgb3/iwch_cm.c in the Linux kernel before 4.5 does not properly identify error conditions, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (use-after-free) via crafted packets.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-kernel

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