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K15526101 : Linux kernel vulnerability CVE-2017-8824

2018-05-0800:00:00
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AI Score

6.4

Confidence

High

EPSS

0

Percentile

0.4%

Security Advisory Description

The dccp_disconnect function in net/dccp/proto.c in the Linux kernel through 4.14.3 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (use-after-free) via an AF_UNSPEC connect system call during the DCCP_LISTEN state. (CVE-2017-8824)

Impact

An attacker may exploit this vulnerability to gain privileges.