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Vulnerability of Linux kernel: privilege escalation via Arm64 Virtual Memory Management

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Arm64 Virtual Memory Management of the Linux kernel, in order to escalate his privileges.
Vulnerable products: Debian, Android OS, Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.
Severity of this weakness: 2/4.
Creation date: 10/06/2020.
Références of this bulletin: CERTFR-2018-AVI-199, CERTFR-2018-AVI-232, CERTFR-2020-AVI-368, CVE-2019-2182, DLA-2242-1, DSA-4698-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1048-1, SUSE-SU-2018:1217-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-32502.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Arm64 Virtual Memory Management of the L...
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This security threat impacts software or systems such as Debian, Android OS, Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer weakness note is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of user shell.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer threat alert.

Solutions for this threat 

Patches for this vulnerability are not yet public.
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