Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1487126
CVE-2017-14051 kernel: Integer overflow in the qla2x00_sysfs_write_optrom_ctl function
Last modified: 2017-09-24 21:40:58 EDT
An integer overflow in the qla2x00_sysfs_write_optrom_ctl function in drivers/scsi/qla2xxx/qla_attr.c in the Linux kernel through 4.12.10 allows local users to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and system crash) by leveraging root access.
Suggested upstream patch:
Created kernel tracking bugs for this issue:
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1487127]
This issue affects the versions of the Linux kernel as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, 6, 7 and Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2. This flaw is not planned to be addressed in future releases of the products listed as the flaw is not exploitable by a non-privileged user.