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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2018-1122) ELSA-2019-2189: procps-ng security and bug fix update

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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2018-1122) ELSA-2019-2189: procps-ng security and bug fix update

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
05/22/2018
Created
07/23/2020
Added
07/21/2020
Modified
07/21/2020

Description

procps-ng before version 3.3.15 is vulnerable to a local privilege escalation in top. If a user runs top with HOME unset in an attacker-controlled directory, the attacker could achieve privilege escalation by exploiting one of several vulnerabilities in the config_file() function.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-procps-ng
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-procps-ng-devel
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-procps-ng-i18n

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