CVE-2012-2669

2012-12-27T11:47:00
ID CVE-2012-2669
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2013-01-30T04:51:00

Description

The main function in tools/hv/hv_kvp_daemon.c in hypervkvpd, as distributed in the Linux kernel before 3.4.5, does not validate the origin of Netlink messages, which allows local users to spoof Netlink communication via a crafted connector message.