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CVE-2017-1000111: Linux kernel packet_set_ring() race condition lets local users obtain root privileges. (Bug #292300) Last Modified: 2020-02-12
Summary:
Details: 

CVE-2017-1000111: A vulnerability was reported in the Linux kernel. A local user can obtain root privileges on the target system.

A local user with CAP_NET_RAW permissions who can create PF_PACKET sockets can trigger a race condition and use-after-free memory error in packet_set_ring() to execute arbitrary code on the target system with root privileges.

Fix: 

Patch kernel with vendor-provided fix available at
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/c27927e372f0785f3303e8fad94b85945e2c97b7.

Recommendation:

Upgrade to a software version with this fix.