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CVE-2024-26856 Detail

Description

In the Linux kernel, the following vulnerability has been resolved: net: sparx5: Fix use after free inside sparx5_del_mact_entry Based on the static analyzis of the code it looks like when an entry from the MAC table was removed, the entry was still used after being freed. More precise the vid of the mac_entry was used after calling devm_kfree on the mac_entry. The fix consists in first using the vid of the mac_entry to delete the entry from the HW and after that to free it.


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Hyperlink Resource
https://git.kernel.org/stable/c/0de693d68b0a18d5e256556c7c62d92cca35ad52
https://git.kernel.org/stable/c/71809805b95052ff551922f11660008fb3666025
https://git.kernel.org/stable/c/89d72d4125e94aa3c2140fedd97ce07ba9e37674
https://git.kernel.org/stable/c/e46274df1100fb0c06704195bfff5bfbd418bf64
https://git.kernel.org/stable/c/e83bebb718fd1f42549358730e1206164e0861d6

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source

Change History

3 change records found show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2024-26856
NVD Published Date:
04/17/2024
NVD Last Modified:
04/17/2024
Source:
kernel.org