Follow @Openwall on Twitter for new release announcements and other news
[<prev] [next>] [thread-next>] [day] [month] [year] [list]
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].



Powered by blists - more mailing lists

Please check out the Open Source Software Security Wiki, which is counterpart to this mailing list.

Confused about mailing lists and their use? Read about mailing lists on Wikipedia and check out these guidelines on proper formatting of your messages.