CVE-2014-2851

2014-04-14T19:55:07
ID CVE-2014-2851
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2017-01-06T21:59:51

Description

Integer overflow in the ping_init_sock function in net/ipv4/ping.c in the Linux kernel through 3.14.1 allows local users to cause a denial of service (use-after-free and system crash) or possibly gain privileges via a crafted application that leverages an improperly managed reference counter.