CVE-2018-16658

Public on 2018-10-03
Modified on 2020-06-03
Description
An information leak was discovered in the Linux kernel in cdrom_ioctl_drive_status() function in drivers/cdrom/cdrom.c that could be used by local attackers to read kernel memory at certain location.
Severity
Low
CVSS v3 Base Score
4.0
See breakdown

Affected Packages

Platform Package Release Date Advisory
Amazon Linux 2 kernel 2018-10-08 22:12 ALAS2-2018-1086
Amazon Linux 1 kernel 2018-10-03 02:57 ALAS-2018-1086

CVSS Scores

Score Type Score Vector
Amazon Linux CVSSv3 4.0 CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N
NVD CVSSv2 3.6 AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P
NVD CVSSv3 6.1 CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:H