CVE-2020-14386

Public on 2020-09-03
Modified on 2020-11-16
Description
A flaw was found in the Linux kernel. Memory corruption can be exploited to gain root privileges from unprivileged processes. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to data confidentiality and integrity as well as system availability.
Severity
Important
CVSS v3 Base Score
7.8
See breakdown

Affected Packages

Platform Package Release Date Advisory
Amazon Linux 2 kernel 2020-09-03 21:45 ALAS2-2020-1488
Amazon Linux 1 kernel 2020-11-14 01:22 ALAS-2020-1446
Amazon Linux 1 kernel 2020-09-03 21:53 ALAS-2020-1430
Amazon Linux 1 kernel 2020-11-14 01:22 ALAS-2020-1446
Amazon Linux 1 kernel 2020-09-03 21:53 ALAS-2020-1430

CVSS Scores

Score Type Score Vector
Amazon Linux CVSSv3 7.8 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
NVD CVSSv2 7.2 AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
NVD CVSSv3 7.8 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H