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CVE-2022-3910 Detail

Current Description

Use After Free vulnerability in Linux Kernel allows Privilege Escalation. An improper Update of Reference Count in io_uring leads to Use-After-Free and Local Privilege Escalation. When io_msg_ring was invoked with a fixed file, it called io_fput_file() which improperly decreased its reference count (leading to Use-After-Free and Local Privilege Escalation). Fixed files are permanently registered to the ring, and should not be put separately. We recommend upgrading past commit https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/fc7222c3a9f56271fba02aabbfbae999042f1679 https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/fc7222c3a9f56271fba02aabbfbae999042f1679


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score matches with CNA score
CNA:  Google Inc.
Base Score:  7.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/fc7222c3a9f56271fba02aabbfbae999042f1679 Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://kernel.dance/#fc7222c3a9f56271fba02aabbfbae999042f1679 Patch  Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-416 Use After Free cwe source acceptance level NIST   Contributor acceptance level Google Inc.  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2022-3910
NVD Published Date:
11/22/2022
NVD Last Modified:
11/23/2022
Source:
Google Inc.