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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2024-0841) (Multiple Advisories): kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update

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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2024-0841) (Multiple Advisories): kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
01/28/2024
Created
05/21/2024
Added
05/14/2024
Modified
05/28/2024

Description

A null pointer dereference flaw was found in the hugetlbfs_fill_super function in the Linux kernel hugetlbfs (HugeTLB pages) functionality. This issue may allow a local user to crash the system or potentially escalate their privileges on the system.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-kernel

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