CVE-2016-4805

2016-05-23T10:59:00
ID CVE-2016-4805
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2019-12-27T16:08:00

Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in drivers/net/ppp/ppp_generic.c in the Linux kernel before 4.5.2 allows local users to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and system crash, or spinlock) or possibly have unspecified other impact by removing a network namespace, related to the ppp_register_net_channel and ppp_unregister_channel functions.