Wind River Support Network


SCP6-1218 : Security Advisory - linux - CVE-2016-9604

Created: Jun 29, 2018    Updated: Aug 14, 2019
Resolved Date: Aug 14, 2019
Found In Version:
Fix Version:
Severity: Standard
Applicable for: Wind River Linux 6
Component/s: Kernel


It was found that it is possible for root to gain direct access to an internal keyring, such as '.builtin_trusted_keys' upstream, by joining it as its session keyring. This allows root to bypass module signature verification by adding a new public key of its own devising to the keyring. 

Other Downloads

Live chat