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CVE-2017-9059 Detail

Current Description

The NFSv4 implementation in the Linux kernel through 4.11.1 allows local users to cause a denial of service (resource consumption) by leveraging improper channel callback shutdown when unmounting an NFSv4 filesystem, aka a "module reference and kernel daemon" leak.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 5.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=c70422f760c120480fee4de6c38804c72aa26bc1 Issue Tracking Patch Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/98551
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1451386 Issue Tracking Patch
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/c70422f760c120480fee4de6c38804c72aa26bc1 Issue Tracking Patch Third Party Advisory
https://www.spinics.net/lists/linux-nfs/msg63334.html Mailing List Patch Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-404 Improper Resource Shutdown or Release NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
4.11.1


Change History

3 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-9059
NVD Published Date:
05/18/2017
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019