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Home » CVE Vulnerabilities » CVE-2017-5546

CVE-2017-5546 The freelist-randomization feature in mm/slab.c in

  • CVE ID: CVE-2017-5546
  • Vendors:
  • Date: February 06, 2017
  • Severity:
  • Impact score: 0.00
  • Exploit score: 0.00

The freelist-randomization feature in mm/slab.c in the Linux kernel 4.8.x and 4.9.x before 4.9.5 allows local users to cause a denial of service (duplicate freelist entries and system crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact in opportunistic circumstances by leveraging the selection of a large value for a random number.

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