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CVE-2016-4951

Description

The tipc_nl_publ_dump function in net/tipc/socket.c in the Linux kernel through 4.6 does not verify socket existence, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a dumpit operation.CWE-476: NULL Pointer Dereference

Priority: HIGH
CVSS v3: 7.8
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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