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CVE-2015-8767

Description

net/sctp/sm_sideeffect.c in the Linux kernel before 4.3 does not properly manage the relationship between a lock and a socket, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (deadlock) via a crafted sctp_accept call.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 7.5
Publish Date: Feb 7, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: High
Modified Date: Feb 7, 2016

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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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