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Vulnerability of Linux kernel: assertion error via llcp_sock_connect

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can force an assertion error via llcp_sock_connect() of the Linux kernel, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Vulnerable systems: Linux.
Severity of this threat: 1/4.
Creation date: 02/11/2020.
Références of this weakness: CVE-2020-25671, VIGILANCE-VUL-33752.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can force an assertion error via llcp_sock_connect() of the Linux kernel, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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This vulnerability bulletin impacts software or systems such as Linux.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this security note is low.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of user shell.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this cybersecurity note.

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