EulerOS Virtualization 2.5.2 : kernel (EulerOS-SA-2018-1351)
High Nessus Plugin ID 118439
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS Virtualization host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording to the version of the kernel packages installed, the
EulerOS Virtualization installation on the remote host is affected by
the following vulnerability :
- An integer overflow flaw was found in the Linux
kernel's create_elf_tables() function. An unprivileged
local user with access to SUID (or otherwise
privileged) binary could use this flaw to escalate
their privileges on the system.(CVE-2018-14634)
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the EulerOS security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected kernel package.