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CVE-2017-6074 - linux kernel local (?) privilege escalation
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Work-around - disable dccp kernel module.


Difficulty level
Easy (less than an hour)
Why the issue appeared?
Issues in third-party code

Event Timeline

mickvav created this task.Feb 23 2017, 9:48 AM

@mickvav can you assign it to me please

higebu added a subscriber: higebu.EditedAug 20 2017, 12:35 PM

VyOS 1.1.x is not affected. See

Sorry. It's wrong. Linux kernel through 4.9.11 is affected. So 1.1.x is affected.

syncer changed the edit policy from "Public (No Login Required)" to "Custom Policy".Aug 21 2017, 12:29 AM
syncer set Version to -.
syncer moved this task from Needs Triage to In Progress on the VyOS 1.1.x (1.1.8) board.
syncer assigned this task to higebu.Aug 21 2017, 12:55 AM
mickvav closed this task as Resolved.Aug 28 2017, 4:13 PM