CVE-2017-7533

2017-08-05T16:29:00
ID CVE-2017-7533
Type cve
Reporter secalert@redhat.com
Modified 2018-01-05T02:31:00

Description

Race condition in the fsnotify implementation in the Linux kernel through 4.12.4 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via a crafted application that leverages simultaneous execution of the inotify_handle_event and vfs_rename functions.