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SUSE: CVE-2015-7990: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:C)
Published
11/26/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/18/2015
Modified
02/04/2022

Description

Race condition in the rds_sendmsg function in net/rds/sendmsg.c in the Linux kernel before 4.3.3 allows local users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact by using a socket that was not properly bound. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2015-6937.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-kernel-default
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-docs
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ec2
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ec2-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ec2-extra
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-obs-build

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