CVE-2013-1827

2013-03-22T11:59:00
ID CVE-2013-1827
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2013-06-05T03:42:00

Description

net/dccp/ccid.h in the Linux kernel before 3.5.4 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) by leveraging the CAP_NET_ADMIN capability for a certain (1) sender or (2) receiver getsockopt call. Per: http://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/476.html

'CWE-476: NULL Pointer Dereference'