CVE-2015-8539

2016-02-08T03:59:00
ID CVE-2015-8539
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2018-10-30T10:29:00

Description

The KEYS subsystem in the Linux kernel before 4.4 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (BUG) via crafted keyctl commands that negatively instantiate a key, related to security/keys/encrypted-keys/encrypted.c, security/keys/trusted.c, and security/keys/user_defined.c.