DescriptionThe ipv6_getsockopt_sticky function in net/ipv6/ipv6_sockglue.c in the Linux kernel before 188.8.131.52 allows local users to read arbitrary kernel memory via certain getsockopt calls that trigger a NULL dereference.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- SUSE-SA:2007:029, published Thu, 03 May 2007 18:00:00 +0000