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computer weakness announce CVE-2019-18812

Linux kernel: memory leak via sof_dfsentry_write

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can create a memory leak via sof_dfsentry_write() of the Linux kernel, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Severity of this threat: 1/4.
Creation date: 08/11/2019.
Références of this weakness: CVE-2019-18812, VIGILANCE-VUL-30818.
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Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can create a memory leak via sof_dfsentry_write() of the Linux kerne...
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This security alert impacts software or systems such as Linux.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this security 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 security announce.

Solutions for this threat

Fixes for this vulnerability are not yet public.
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