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veracodeVeracode Vulnerability DatabaseVERACODE:39552
HistoryMar 06, 2023 - 8:41 p.m.

Denial Of Service (DoS)

2023-03-0620:41:33
Veracode Vulnerability Database
sca.analysiscenter.veracode.com
16
linux
kernel
vulnerability
out-of-bounds read
vt_k_ioctl

0.001 Low

EPSS

Percentile

24.2%

Linux kernel is vulnerable to Denial Of Service (DoS). The vulnerability exists due to the out-of-bounds read in the vt_k_ioctl function of vt_ioctl.c because it does not properly protect by lock-in vt_ioctl (KDSETMDE), allowing an attacker to cause an application crash.