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cvelistRedhatCVELIST:CVE-2022-1729
HistorySep 01, 2022 - 12:00 a.m.

CVE-2022-1729

2022-09-0100:00:00
CWE-366
redhat
www.cve.org
2
race condition
linux kernel
unprivileged user
root privileges
cve-2022-1729
exploit primitives
kernel address information leak
arbitrary execution

AI Score

7.4

Confidence

High

EPSS

0

Percentile

15.7%

A race condition was found the Linux kernel in perf_event_open() which can be exploited by an unprivileged user to gain root privileges. The bug allows to build several exploit primitives such as kernel address information leak, arbitrary execution, etc.

CNA Affected

[
  {
    "vendor": "n/a",
    "product": "linux kernel",
    "versions": [
      {
        "version": "linux kernel 5.18 rc9",
        "status": "affected"
      }
    ]
  }
]