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CVE-2017-9242

Description

The __ip6_append_data function in net/ipv6/ip6_output.c in the Linux kernel through 4.11.3 is too late in checking whether an overwrite of an skb data structure may occur, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via crafted system calls.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 5.5
Publish Date: May 26, 2017
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: Medium
Modified Date: May 31, 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 LIN8-6875
8.0.0.20 --
Wind River Linux 9 Fixed LIN9-4423
9.0.0.9 --
Wind River Linux 7 Fixed -- 7.0.0.26 --
Wind River Linux LTS 21 Won't Fix -- -- --
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 -- -- --

Related Products

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