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Vulnerability of Linux kernel: memory leak via llcp_sock_connect

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can create a memory leak via llcp_sock_connect() of the Linux kernel, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Impacted products: Linux.
Severity of this bulletin: 1/4.
Creation date: 02/11/2020.
Références of this threat: CVE-2020-25672, VIGILANCE-VUL-33753.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can create a memory leak via llcp_sock_connect() of the Linux kernel, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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This computer threat announce impacts software or systems such as Linux.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer vulnerability 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 alert.

Solutions for this threat 

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