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SUSE: CVE-2018-1124: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

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SUSE: CVE-2018-1124: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
05/23/2018
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/29/2018
Modified
10/22/2021

Description

procps-ng before version 3.3.15 is vulnerable to multiple integer overflows leading to a heap corruption in file2strvec function. This allows a privilege escalation for a local attacker who can create entries in procfs by starting processes, which could result in crashes or arbitrary code execution in proc utilities run by other users.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-libprocps3
  • suse-upgrade-libprocps7
  • suse-upgrade-procps
  • suse-upgrade-procps-devel

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