Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9.0 Extended Update Support update for kernel-rt

Published: 2023-04-25 | Updated: 2023-06-26
Risk Low
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2023-0386
Exploitation vector Local
Public exploit Public exploit code for vulnerability #1 is available.
Vulnerable software
kernel-rt (Red Hat package)
Operating systems & Components / Operating system package or component

Vendor Red Hat Inc.

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.

1) Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls

EUVDB-ID: #VU74410

Risk: Low


CVE-ID: CVE-2023-0386

CWE-ID: CWE-264 - Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls

Exploit availability: Yes


The vulnerability allows a local user to escalate privileges on the system.

The vulnerability exists due to unauthorized access to execution of setuid files in OverlayFS subsystem when copying a capable file from a nosuid mount into another mount. A local user can execute arbitrary code with root privileges.


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Vulnerable software versions

kernel-rt (Red Hat package): before 5.14.0-70.53.1.rt21.124.el9_0

CPE2.3 External links

Q & A

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