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Vulnerability of Linux kernel: memory leak via mwifiex_tm_cmd

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can create a memory leak via mwifiex_tm_cmd() of the Linux kernel, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Severity of this announce: 1/4.
Creation date: 15/01/2020.
Références of this computer vulnerability: CERTFR-2020-AVI-029, CVE-2019-20095, SUSE-SU-2020:0093-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-31321.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can create a memory leak via mwifiex_tm_cmd() of the Linux kernel, i...
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This cybersecurity bulletin impacts software or systems such as Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this cybersecurity weakness 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 computer vulnerability bulletin.

Solutions for this threat

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