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LIN5-22128 : Security Advisory - linux - CVE-2016-7910

Created: Nov 17, 2016    Updated: May 29, 2018
Resolved Date: Nov 21, 2016
Found In Version:
Fix Version:
Severity: Standard
Applicable for: Wind River Linux 5
Component/s: Kernel


Use-after-free vulnerability in the disk_seqf_stop function in block/genhd.c in the Linux kernel before 4.7.1 allows local users to gain privileges by leveraging the execution of a certain stop operation even if the corresponding start operation had failed.

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