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CVE-2017-11176

Description

The mq_notify function in the Linux kernel through 4.11.9 does not set the sock pointer to NULL upon entry into the retry logic. During a user-space close of a Netlink socket, it allows attackers to cause a denial of service (use-after-free) or possibly have unspecified other impact.

Priority: HIGH
CVSS v3: 9.8
Publish Date: Jul 11, 2017
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: Critical
Modified Date: Jul 11, 2017

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Products Affected

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Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux
Wind River Linux LTS 17 Won't Fix -- -- --
Wind River Linux 8 Fixed LIN8-7102
8.0.0.20 --
Wind River Linux 9 Fixed LIN9-4661
9.0.0.9 --
Wind River Linux 7 Fixed -- 7.0.0.26 --
Wind River Linux LTS 18 Won't Fix -- -- --
Wind River Linux LTS 19 Won't Fix -- -- --
Wind River Linux CD release Won't Fix -- -- --
VxWorks
VxWorks 7 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
VxWorks 6.9 Not Vulnerable -- -- --

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