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CVE-2018-6554

Description

Memory leak in the irda_bind function in net/irda/af_irda.c and later in drivers/staging/irda/net/af_irda.c in the Linux kernel before 4.17 allows local users to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) by repeatedly binding an AF_IRDA socket.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 5.5
Publish Date: Sep 4, 2018
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: MEDIUM
Modified Date: Sep 4, 2018

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Related Products

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

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