CVE-2017-15649

NameCVE-2017-15649
Descriptionnet/packet/af_packet.c in the Linux kernel before 4.13.6 allows local users to gain privileges via crafted system calls that trigger mishandling of packet_fanout data structures, because of a race condition (involving fanout_add and packet_do_bind) that leads to a use-after-free, a different vulnerability than CVE-2017-6346.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-1200-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: local)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
linux (PTS)jessie3.16.56-1+deb8u1fixed
jessie (security)3.16.59-1fixed
stretch4.9.130-2fixed
stretch (security)4.9.110-3+deb9u6fixed
buster, sid4.18.20-2fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
linuxsource(unstable)4.13.10-1medium
linuxsourcejessie3.16.51-1medium
linuxsourcestretch4.9.65-1medium
linuxsourcewheezy3.2.96-1mediumDLA-1200-1

Notes

Fixed by: https://git.kernel.org/linus/008ba2a13f2d04c947adc536d19debb8fe66f110
Fixed by: https://git.kernel.org/linus/4971613c1639d8e5f102c4e797c3bf8f83a5a69e

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