CVE-2016-8645

2016-11-28T03:59:00
ID CVE-2016-8645
Type cve
Reporter secalert@redhat.com
Modified 2018-01-05T02:31:00

Description

The TCP stack in the Linux kernel before 4.8.10 mishandles skb truncation, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via a crafted application that makes sendto system calls, related to net/ipv4/tcp_ipv4.c and net/ipv6/tcp_ipv6.c.