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Vulnerability of EMC NetWorker vProxy: vulnerability via the embeded Linux kernel

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

A vulnerability of the Linux kernel embeded in EMC NetWorker vProxy was announced.
Vulnerable systems: NetWorker.
Severity of this threat: 2/4.
Creation date: 15/02/2018.
Références of this weakness: VIGILANCE-VUL-25310.

Description of the vulnerability 

A vulnerability of the Linux kernel embeded in EMC NetWorker vProxy was announced.
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This threat announce impacts software or systems such as NetWorker.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this cybersecurity alert is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of internet client.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this security alert.

Solutions for this threat 

EMC NetWorker vProxy: patch for the Linux kernel.
A patch is available:
  https://support.emc.com/kb/517702
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