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CVE-2018-17182

Description

An issue was discovered in the Linux kernel through 4.18.8. The vmacache_flush_all function in mm/vmacache.c mishandles sequence number overflows. An attacker can trigger a use-after-free (and possibly gain privileges) via certain thread creation, map, unmap, invalidation, and dereference operations.

Priority: HIGH
CVSS v3: 7.8
Publish Date: Sep 19, 2018
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: HIGH
Modified Date: Oct 4, 2018

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Related Products

Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux 7 SCP Fixed -- 7.0.0.30 --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --

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