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A vulnerability was found in the Key Management sub component of the Linux kernel, where when trying to issue a KEYTCL_READ on negative key would lead to a NULL pointer dereference. A local attacker could use this flaw to crash the kernel.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 5.5
Publish Date: Oct 11, 2017
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: Medium
Modified Date: Oct 11, 2017

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Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --



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