CVE-2015-8963

2016-11-16T05:59:00
ID CVE-2015-8963
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2016-11-28T19:50:00

Description

Race condition in kernel/events/core.c in the Linux kernel before 4.4 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (use-after-free) by leveraging incorrect handling of an swevent data structure during a CPU unplug operation.