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vulnerability CVE-2017-18509

Linux kernel: memory corruption via net/ipv6/ip6mr.c

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a memory corruption via net/ipv6/ip6mr.c of the Linux kernel, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
Vulnerable systems: Debian, Linux, Slackware.
Severity of this threat: 1/4.
Consequences of a hack: administrator access/rights, denial of service on server.
Pirate's origin: privileged shell.
Creation date: 14/08/2019.
Références of this weakness: CERTFR-2019-AVI-392, CVE-2017-18509, DLA-1884-1, DLA-1885-1, DSA-4497-1, SSA:2019-226-01, VIGILANCE-VUL-30050.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a memory corruption via net/ipv6/ip6mr.c of the Linux ke...
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