CVE-2020-28974 log

Severity Medium
Remote No
Type Information disclosure
A slab-out-of-bounds read in fbcon in the Linux kernel before 5.9.7 could be used by local attackers to read privileged information or potentially crash the kernel, aka CID-3c4e0dff2095. This occurs because KD_FONT_OP_COPY in drivers/tty/vt/vt.c can be used for manipulations such as font height.
Group Package Affected Fixed Severity Status Ticket
AVG-1313 linux 5.9.6.arch1-1 5.9.7.arch1-1 Medium Fixed