CVE-2016-7117

2016-10-10T11:00:00
ID CVE-2016-7117
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2018-01-05T02:31:00

Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in the __sys_recvmmsg function in net/socket.c in the Linux kernel before 4.5.2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via vectors involving a recvmmsg system call that is mishandled during error processing.