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CVE-2018-6927 Detail

Description

The futex_requeue function in kernel/futex.c in the Linux kernel before 4.14.15 might allow attackers to cause a denial of service (integer overflow) or possibly have unspecified other impact by triggering a negative wake or requeue value.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/12/2018

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-6927
Original release date:
02/12/2018
Last revised:
02/15/2018
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=fbe0e839d1e22d88810f3ee3e2f1479be4c0aa4a External Source MISC http://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=fbe0e839d1e22d88810f3ee3e2f1479be4c0aa4a
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/103023 External Source BID 103023
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/fbe0e839d1e22d88810f3ee3e2f1479be4c0aa4a External Source MISC https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/fbe0e839d1e22d88810f3ee3e2f1479be4c0aa4a
https://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v4.x/ChangeLog-4.14.15 External Source MISC https://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v4.x/ChangeLog-4.14.15

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