CVE-2013-3230

2013-04-22T11:41:00
ID CVE-2013-3230
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2014-01-04T04:47:00

Description

The l2tp_ip6_recvmsg function in net/l2tp/l2tp_ip6.c in the Linux kernel before 3.9-rc7 does not initialize a certain structure member, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information from kernel stack memory via a crafted recvmsg or recvfrom system call.