Vigil@nce - Linux kernel: overload via Zero Length Bvec
October 2020 by Vigil@nce
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SYNTHESIS OF THE VULNERABILITY
Impacted products: Debian, Linux, openSUSE Leap.
Consequences: denial of service on server, denial of service on service.
Provenance: user shell.
Confidence: confirmed by the editor (5/5).
Creation date: 28/09/2020.
DESCRIPTION OF THE VULNERABILITY
An attacker can trigger an overload via Zero Length Bvec of the Linux kernel, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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