CVE-2012-6689

2016-05-02T10:59:00
ID CVE-2012-6689
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2016-11-28T19:08:00

Description

The netlink_sendmsg function in net/netlink/af_netlink.c in the Linux kernel before 3.5.5 does not validate the dst_pid field, which allows local users to have an unspecified impact by spoofing Netlink messages.