Home CVE Database CVE-2017-16939

CVE-2017-16939

Description

The XFRM dump policy implementation in net/xfrm/xfrm_user.c in the Linux kernel before 4.13.11 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (use-after-free) via a crafted SO_RCVBUF setsockopt system call in conjunction with XFRM_MSG_GETPOLICY Netlink messages.

Priority: HIGH
CVSS v3: 7.8
Publish Date: Nov 24, 2017
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: High
Modified Date: Nov 25, 2017

Find out more about CVE-2017-16939 from the MITRE-CVE dictionary and NIST NVD


Products Affected

Login may be required to access defects or downloads.

Related Products

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

Comments

linux

Live chat
Online