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SUSE: CVE-2014-1737: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
05/11/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/18/2015
Modified
12/17/2020

Description

The raw_cmd_copyin function in drivers/block/floppy.c in the Linux kernel through 3.14.3 does not properly handle error conditions during processing of an FDRAWCMD ioctl call, which allows local users to trigger kfree operations and gain privileges by leveraging write access to a /dev/fd device.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-kernel-default
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-docs

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