📚 CVE-2016-7042 | Linux Kernel up to 4.8.2 gcc Stack Protector security/keys/proc.c proc_keys_show Memory memory corruption (USN-3129-1 / Nessus ID 94736)
A vulnerability was found in Linux Kernel up to 4.8.2 and classified as problematic. Affected by this issue is the function
proc_keys_show of the file security/keys/proc.c of the component gcc Stack Protector. The manipulation leads to memory corruption (Memory).
This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2016-7042. Local access is required to approach this attack. There is no exploit available.
It is recommended to upgrade the affected component. ...