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vulnerability CVE-2018-5750

Linux kernel: adress disclosure via the boot log

Synthesis of the vulnerability

A local attacker can read the log file for kernel boot messages, in order to get kernel addresses.
Impacted products: Fedora, Linux.
Severity: 1/4.
Creation date: 29/01/2018.
Identifiers: CVE-2018-5750, FEDORA-2018-d09a73ce72, FEDORA-2018-d82b617d6c, VIGILANCE-VUL-25170.

Description of the vulnerability

A local attacker can read the log file for kernel boot messages, in order to get kernel addresses.
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