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SCP7-661 : Security Advisory - linux - CVE-2017-14140

Created: Sep 14, 2017    Updated: Sep 8, 2018
Resolved Date: Oct 23, 2017
Found In Version:
Fix Version:
Severity: Standard
Applicable for: Wind River Linux 7
Component/s: Kernel


The move_pages system call in mm/migrate.c in the Linux kernel before 4.12.9 doesn't check the effective uid of the target process, enabling a local attacker to learn the memory layout of a setuid executable despite ASLR.

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