CVE-2017-5986

2017-02-18T21:59:00
ID CVE-2017-5986
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2019-10-03T00:03:00

Description

Race condition in the sctp_wait_for_sndbuf function in net/sctp/socket.c in the Linux kernel before 4.9.11 allows local users to cause a denial of service (assertion failure and panic) via a multithreaded application that peels off an association in a certain buffer-full state.