CVE-2015-7799

2015-10-19T06:59:09
ID CVE-2015-7799
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2017-03-23T21:59:01

Description

The slhc_init function in drivers/net/slip/slhc.c in the Linux kernel through 4.2.3 does not ensure that certain slot numbers are valid, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) via a crafted PPPIOCSMAXCID ioctl call.