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Date: Fri, 12 May 2017 09:24:56 -0400 (EDT)
From: Vladis Dronov <>
Subject: CVE-2017-7487: Linux kernel: ipx: call ipxitf_put() in ioctl error


A reference counter leak in Linux kernel in ipxitf_ioctl function was found
which results into use after free vulnerability that's triggerable from
unprivileged userspace when IPX interface is configured.



Upstream patch:

Best regards,
Vladis Dronov | Red Hat, Inc. | Product Security Engineer

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