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CVE-2016-10229 Detail

Current Description

udp.c in the Linux kernel before 4.5 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via UDP traffic that triggers an unsafe second checksum calculation during execution of a recv system call with the MSG_PEEK flag.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=197c949e7798fbf28cfadc69d9ca0c2abbf93191 Issue Tracking Patch Third Party Advisory
http://source.android.com/security/bulletin/2017-04-01.html Patch Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97397 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038201
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/197c949e7798fbf28cfadc69d9ca0c2abbf93191 Issue Tracking Patch Third Party Advisory
https://security.paloaltonetworks.com/CVE-2016-10229

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-358 Improperly Implemented Security Check for Standard NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
4.4.60

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:google:android:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
7.1.1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-10229
NVD Published Date:
04/04/2017
NVD Last Modified:
09/19/2017