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FS#55602 - [linux-hardened] [Security] arbitrary code execution (CVE-2017-1000251)

Attached to Project: Community Packages
Opened by Levente Polyak (anthraxx) - Tuesday, 12 September 2017, 18:43 GMT
Last edited by Daniel Micay (thestinger) - Wednesday, 13 September 2017, 07:55 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages
Status Closed
Assigned To Daniel Micay (thestinger)
Architecture All
Severity High
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No



The package linux-hardened is vulnerable to arbitrary code execution via CVE-2017-1000251.


The patch should be backported. Extremely likely this is a denial of service, but potentially code exec may be possible even with CONFIG_CC_STACKPROTECTOR.

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Closed by  Daniel Micay (thestinger)
Wednesday, 13 September 2017, 07:55 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  4.13.1.b