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Date: Fri, 31 Mar 2017 14:03:09 +0200
From: Andrey Konovalov <>
Subject: CVE-2017-7308: Linux kernel: integer overflow in packet_set_ring


CVE-2017-7308 [1] was assigned to the following issue:

The packet_set_ring function in net/packet/af_packet.c in the Linux
kernel through 4.10.6 does not properly validate certain block-size
data, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (overflow)
or possibly have unspecified other impact via crafted system calls.

The fix is sent upstream [2].



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