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vulnerability note CVE-2018-12232

Linux kernel: NULL pointer dereference via sock_close/sockfs_setattr

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can force a NULL pointer to be dereferenced via sock_close/sockfs_setattr of the Linux kernel, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Impacted products: Linux.
Severity: 1/4.
Creation date: 13/06/2018.
Identifiers: CVE-2018-12232, VIGILANCE-VUL-26414.

Description of the vulnerability

The Noyau Linux product offers a web service. However, it does not check if a...
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