CVE-2014-2851

Metadata

CVE-2014-2851
6.9
debian.org, openwall.com, securityfocus.com, securitytracker.com, bugzilla.redhat.com, git.kernel.org, lkml.org
2014-04-14
2017-06-06 20:44

Description

Integer overflow in the ping_init_sock function in net/ipv4/ping.c in the Linux kernel through 3.14.1 allows local users to cause a denial of service (use-after-free and system crash) or possibly gain privileges via a crafted application that leverages an improperly managed reference counter.

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CVE-2014-2851