Linux vulnerability CVE-2014-7825

2015-07-02T00:47:00
ID F5:K16829
Type f5
Reporter f5
Modified 2016-01-09T02:23:00

Description

kernel/trace/trace_syscalls.c in the Linux kernel through 3.17.2 does not properly handle private syscall numbers during use of the perf subsystem, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and OOPS) or bypass the ASLR protection mechanism via a crafted application. (CVE-2014-7825)

Impact

There is no impact; F5 products are not affected by this vulnerability.

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