CVE-2013-0290

2013-02-19T14:55:01
ID CVE-2013-0290
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2013-09-11T23:31:52

Description

The __skb_recv_datagram function in net/core/datagram.c in the Linux kernel before 3.8 does not properly handle the MSG_PEEK flag with zero-length data, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and system hang) via a crafted application.