Upstream information

CVE-2017-7277 at MITRE

Description

The TCP stack in the Linux kernel through 4.10.6 mishandles the SCM_TIMESTAMPING_OPT_STATS feature, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information from the kernel's internal socket data structures or cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via crafted system calls, related to net/core/skbuff.c and net/socket.c.

SUSE information

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 6.59 2.99
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:C AV:L/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Local Local
Access Complexity Low Medium
Authentication None Single
Confidentiality Impact Complete Partial
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact Complete Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.1
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:H
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact High
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1031265 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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