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LIN5-19996 : Security Advisory - linux - CVE-2014-9529

Created: Jan 14, 2015    Updated: Dec 19, 2017
Resolved Date: Feb 27, 2015
Found In Version:
Fix Version:
Severity: Standard
Applicable for: Wind River Linux 5
Component/s: Kernel


Race condition in the key_gc_unused_keys function in security/keys/gc.c in the Linux kernel through 3.18.2 allows local users to cause a denial of service (memory corruption or panic) or possibly have unspecified other impact via keyctl commands that trigger access to a key structure member during garbage collection of a key.

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