CVE-2016-7796

2016-10-13T14:59:00
ID CVE-2016-7796
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-07-28T01:29:00

Description

The manager_dispatch_notify_fd function in systemd allows local users to cause a denial of service (system hang) via a zero-length message received over a notify socket, which causes an error to be returned and the notification handler to be disabled.