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F5 Networks: K43650115 (CVE-2016-0723): Linux kernel vulnerability CVE-2016-0723

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F5 Networks: K43650115 (CVE-2016-0723): Linux kernel vulnerability CVE-2016-0723

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:C)
Published
02/07/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/16/2017
Modified
02/01/2018

Description

Race condition in the tty_ioctl function in drivers/tty/tty_io.c in the Linux kernel through 4.4.1 allows local users to obtain sensitive information from kernel memory or cause a denial of service (use-after-free and system crash) by making a TIOCGETD ioctl call during processing of a TIOCSETD ioctl call.

Solution(s)

  • f5-big-ip-upgrade-latest

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