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CVE-2016-8655

Description

Race condition in net/packet/af_packet.c in the Linux kernel through 4.8.12 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (use-after-free) by leveraging the CAP_NET_RAW capability to change a socket version, related to the packet_set_ring and packet_setsockopt functions.

Priority: HIGH
CVSS v3: 7.8
Publish Date: Dec 8, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: High
Modified Date: Dec 8, 2016

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Products Affected

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Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux
Wind River Linux LTS 17 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Wind River Linux 8 Fixed LIN8-5211
8.0.0.12 --
Wind River Linux 9 Fixed LIN9-2536
9.0.0.0 --
Wind River Linux 7 Fixed -- 7.0.0.22 --
Wind River Linux LTS 18 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Wind River Linux LTS 19 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Wind River Linux CD release Not Vulnerable -- -- --
VxWorks
VxWorks 7 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
VxWorks 6.9 Not Vulnerable -- -- --

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