A vulnerability was found in i2c driver in kernel, where there is a possible out of bounds write due
to memory corruption. This could lead to local escalation of privilege with
System execution privileges needed. User interaction is not needed for
Created kernel tracking bugs for this issue:
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1818819]
This was fixed for Fedora with the 4.14.15 stable kernel updates.
Mitigation for this issue is either not available or the currently available options don't meet the Red Hat Product Security criteria comprising ease of use and deployment, applicability to widespread installation base or stability.
This issue has been addressed in the following products:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Via RHSA-2020:2104 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:2104
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):