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CVE-2016-4485

Description

The llc_cmsg_rcv function in net/llc/af_llc.c in the Linux kernel before 4.5.5 does not initialize a certain data structure, which allows attackers to obtain sensitive information from kernel stack memory by reading a message.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 7.5
Publish Date: May 23, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: High
Modified Date: May 24, 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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