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SUSE: CVE-2014-2851: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
04/14/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/18/2015
Modified
02/02/2021

Description

Integer overflow in the ping_init_sock function in net/ipv4/ping.c in the Linux kernel through 3.14.1 allows local users to cause a denial of service (use-after-free and system crash) or possibly gain privileges via a crafted application that leverages an improperly managed reference counter.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-kernel-default
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-docs

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