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LIN5-22585 : Security Advisory - linux - CVE-2017-5967

Created: Feb 27, 2017    Updated: May 29, 2018
Resolved Date: Aug 16, 2017
Found In Version: 5.0.1.38
Fix Version: 5.0.1.41
Severity: Standard
Applicable for: Wind River Linux 5
Component/s: Kernel

Description

The time subsystem in the Linux kernel through 4.9.9, when CONFIG_TIMER_STATS is enabled, allows local users to discover real PID values (as distinguished from PID values inside a PID namespace) by reading the /proc/timer_list file, related to the print_timer function in kernel/time/timer_list.c and the __timer_stats_timer_set_start_info function in kernel/time/timer.c.

http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2017-5967

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