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CVE-2015-7799

Description

The slhc_init function in drivers/net/slip/slhc.c in the Linux kernel through 4.2.3 does not ensure that certain slot numbers are valid, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) via a crafted PPPIOCSMAXCID ioctl call.CWE-476: NULL Pointer Dereference

Priority: Medium
CVSS v3: 0.0
Publish Date: Oct 19, 2015
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: 4.9
Modified Date: Oct 19, 2015

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Related Products

Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --

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