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CVE-2018-6559 Detail

Description

The Linux kernel, as used in Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and Ubuntu 18.10, allows local users to obtain names of files in which they would not normally be able to access via an overlayfs mount inside of a user namespace.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/26/2018

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105752
https://launchpad.net/bugs/1793458
https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/kernel-team/2018-October/096172.html
https://people.canonical.com/~ubuntu-security/cve/2018/CVE-2018-6559.html

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-6559
NVD Published Date:
10/26/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018