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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2017-9076) ELSA-2018-1854: kernel security and bug fix update

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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2017-9076) ELSA-2018-1854: kernel security and bug fix update

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
05/19/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/26/2018
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

The dccp_v6_request_recv_sock function in net/dccp/ipv6.c in the Linux kernel through 4.11.1 mishandles inheritance, which allows local users to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via crafted system calls, a related issue to CVE-2017-8890.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-kernel

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