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CVE-2016-5244

Description

The rds_inc_info_copy function in net/rds/recv.c in the Linux kernel through 4.6.3 does not initialize a certain structure member, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information from kernel stack memory by reading an RDS message.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 7.5
Publish Date: Jun 27, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: High
Modified Date: Jun 27, 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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