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# CVE ID CWE ID # of Exploits Vulnerability Type(s) Publish Date Update Date Score Gained Access Level Access Complexity Authentication Conf. Integ. Avail.
1 CVE-2016-9191 20 DoS 2016-11-27 2016-11-29
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The cgroup offline implementation in the Linux kernel through 4.8.11 mishandles certain drain operations, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (system hang) by leveraging access to a container environment for executing a crafted application, as demonstrated by trinity.
2 CVE-2016-9084 190 DoS Overflow 2016-11-27 2016-11-28
4.6
None Local Low Not required Partial Partial Partial
drivers/vfio/pci/vfio_pci_intrs.c in the Linux kernel through 4.8.11 misuses the kzalloc function, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (integer overflow) or have unspecified other impact by leveraging access to a vfio PCI device file.
3 CVE-2016-8660 19 DoS 2016-10-16 2016-11-28
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The XFS subsystem in the Linux kernel through 4.8.2 allows local users to cause a denial of service (fdatasync failure and system hang) by using the vfs syscall group in the trinity program, related to a "page lock order bug in the XFS seek hole/data implementation."
4 CVE-2016-8650 20 DoS Mem. Corr. 2016-11-27 2016-11-28
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The mpi_powm function in lib/mpi/mpi-pow.c in the Linux kernel through 4.8.11 does not ensure that memory is allocated for limb data, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (stack memory corruption and panic) via an add_key system call for an RSA key with a zero exponent.
5 CVE-2016-8646 476 DoS 2016-11-27 2016-11-28
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The hash_accept function in crypto/algif_hash.c in the Linux kernel before 4.3.6 allows local users to cause a denial of service (OOPS) by attempting to trigger use of in-kernel hash algorithms for a socket that has received zero bytes of data.
6 CVE-2016-8645 284 DoS 2016-11-27 2016-11-29
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The TCP stack in the Linux kernel before 4.8.10 mishandles skb truncation, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via a crafted application that makes sendto system calls, related to net/ipv4/tcp_ipv4.c and net/ipv6/tcp_ipv6.c.
7 CVE-2016-8630 284 DoS 2016-11-27 2016-11-28
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The x86_decode_insn function in arch/x86/kvm/emulate.c in the Linux kernel before 4.8.7, when KVM is enabled, allows local users to cause a denial of service (host OS crash) via a certain use of a ModR/M byte in an undefined instruction.
8 CVE-2016-7917 125 DoS +Info 2016-11-16 2016-12-02
4.3
None Remote Medium Not required Partial None None
The nfnetlink_rcv_batch function in net/netfilter/nfnetlink.c in the Linux kernel before 4.5 does not check whether a batch message's length field is large enough, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information from kernel memory or cause a denial of service (infinite loop or out-of-bounds read) by leveraging the CAP_NET_ADMIN capability.
9 CVE-2016-7916 362 +Info 2016-11-16 2016-12-02
4.7
None Local Medium Not required Complete None None
Race condition in the environ_read function in fs/proc/base.c in the Linux kernel before 4.5.4 allows local users to obtain sensitive information from kernel memory by reading a /proc/*/environ file during a process-setup time interval in which environment-variable copying is incomplete.
10 CVE-2016-7915 125 DoS +Info 2016-11-16 2016-12-02
4.3
None Remote Medium Not required Partial None None
The hid_input_field function in drivers/hid/hid-core.c in the Linux kernel before 4.6 allows physically proximate attackers to obtain sensitive information from kernel memory or cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) by connecting a device, as demonstrated by a Logitech DJ receiver.
11 CVE-2016-7042 119 DoS Overflow Mem. Corr. 2016-10-16 2016-11-28
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The proc_keys_show function in security/keys/proc.c in the Linux kernel through 4.8.2, when the GNU Compiler Collection (gcc) stack protector is enabled, uses an incorrect buffer size for certain timeout data, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (stack memory corruption and panic) by reading the /proc/keys file.
12 CVE-2016-6828 416 DoS 2016-10-16 2016-11-28
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The tcp_check_send_head function in include/net/tcp.h in the Linux kernel before 4.7.5 does not properly maintain certain SACK state after a failed data copy, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (tcp_xmit_retransmit_queue use-after-free and system crash) via a crafted SACK option.
13 CVE-2016-6516 119 DoS Overflow +Priv 2016-08-06 2016-11-28
4.4
None Local Medium Not required Partial Partial Partial
Race condition in the ioctl_file_dedupe_range function in fs/ioctl.c in the Linux kernel through 4.7 allows local users to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer overflow) or possibly gain privileges by changing a certain count value, aka a "double fetch" vulnerability.
14 CVE-2016-6480 362 DoS 2016-08-06 2016-11-28
4.7
None Local Medium Not required None None Complete
Race condition in the ioctl_send_fib function in drivers/scsi/aacraid/commctrl.c in the Linux kernel through 4.7 allows local users to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds access or system crash) by changing a certain size value, aka a "double fetch" vulnerability.
15 CVE-2016-6327 476 DoS 2016-10-16 2016-11-28
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
drivers/infiniband/ulp/srpt/ib_srpt.c in the Linux kernel before 4.5.1 allows local users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) by using an ABORT_TASK command to abort a device write operation.
16 CVE-2016-6198 284 DoS 2016-08-06 2016-11-28
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The filesystem layer in the Linux kernel before 4.5.5 proceeds with post-rename operations after an OverlayFS file is renamed to a self-hardlink, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via a rename system call, related to fs/namei.c and fs/open.c.
17 CVE-2016-6197 20 DoS 2016-08-06 2016-11-28
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
fs/overlayfs/dir.c in the OverlayFS filesystem implementation in the Linux kernel before 4.6 does not properly verify the upper dentry before proceeding with unlink and rename system-call processing, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via a rename system call that specifies a self-hardlink.
18 CVE-2016-6162 20 DoS 2016-08-06 2016-08-10
4.6
None Local Low Not required Partial Partial Partial
net/core/skbuff.c in the Linux kernel 4.7-rc6 allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) or possibly have unspecified other impact via certain IPv6 socket operations.
19 CVE-2016-5412 399 DoS 2016-08-06 2016-08-16
4.6
None Local Low Single system None None Complete
arch/powerpc/kvm/book3s_hv_rmhandlers.S in the Linux kernel through 4.7 on PowerPC platforms, when CONFIG_KVM_BOOK3S_64_HV is enabled, allows guest OS users to cause a denial of service (host OS infinite loop) by making a H_CEDE hypercall during the existence of a suspended transaction.
20 CVE-2016-5400 119 DoS Overflow 2016-08-06 2016-11-28
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
Memory leak in the airspy_probe function in drivers/media/usb/airspy/airspy.c in the airspy USB driver in the Linux kernel before 4.7 allows local users to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a crafted USB device that emulates many VFL_TYPE_SDR or VFL_TYPE_SUBDEV devices and performs many connect and disconnect operations.
21 CVE-2016-4581 DoS 2016-05-23 2016-11-28
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
fs/pnode.c in the Linux kernel before 4.5.4 does not properly traverse a mount propagation tree in a certain case involving a slave mount, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and OOPS) via a crafted series of mount system calls.
22 CVE-2016-4470 DoS 2016-06-27 2016-11-28
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The key_reject_and_link function in security/keys/key.c in the Linux kernel through 4.6.3 does not ensure that a certain data structure is initialized, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via vectors involving a crafted keyctl request2 command.
23 CVE-2016-3951 DoS 2016-05-02 2016-11-30
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
Double free vulnerability in drivers/net/usb/cdc_ncm.c in the Linux kernel before 4.5 allows physically proximate attackers to cause a denial of service (system crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact by inserting a USB device with an invalid USB descriptor.
24 CVE-2016-3689 DoS 2016-05-02 2016-11-30
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The ims_pcu_parse_cdc_data function in drivers/input/misc/ims-pcu.c in the Linux kernel before 4.5.1 allows physically proximate attackers to cause a denial of service (system crash) via a USB device without both a master and a slave interface.
25 CVE-2016-3672 254 Bypass 2016-04-27 2016-11-28
4.6
None Local Low Not required Partial Partial Partial
The arch_pick_mmap_layout function in arch/x86/mm/mmap.c in the Linux kernel through 4.5.2 does not properly randomize the legacy base address, which makes it easier for local users to defeat the intended restrictions on the ADDR_NO_RANDOMIZE flag, and bypass the ASLR protection mechanism for a setuid or setgid program, by disabling stack-consumption resource limits.
26 CVE-2016-3140 DoS 2016-05-02 2016-11-30
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The digi_port_init function in drivers/usb/serial/digi_acceleport.c in the Linux kernel before 4.5.1 allows physically proximate attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) via a crafted endpoints value in a USB device descriptor.
27 CVE-2016-3139 DoS 2016-04-27 2016-11-28
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The wacom_probe function in drivers/input/tablet/wacom_sys.c in the Linux kernel before 3.17 allows physically proximate attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) via a crafted endpoints value in a USB device descriptor.
28 CVE-2016-3138 DoS 2016-05-02 2016-11-30
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The acm_probe function in drivers/usb/class/cdc-acm.c in the Linux kernel before 4.5.1 allows physically proximate attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) via a USB device without both a control and a data endpoint descriptor.
29 CVE-2016-3137 DoS 2016-05-02 2016-11-30
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
drivers/usb/serial/cypress_m8.c in the Linux kernel before 4.5.1 allows physically proximate attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) via a USB device without both an interrupt-in and an interrupt-out endpoint descriptor, related to the cypress_generic_port_probe and cypress_open functions.
30 CVE-2016-3136 DoS 2016-05-02 2016-11-30
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The mct_u232_msr_to_state function in drivers/usb/serial/mct_u232.c in the Linux kernel before 4.5.1 allows physically proximate attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) via a crafted USB device without two interrupt-in endpoint descriptors.
31 CVE-2016-3070 476 DoS 2016-08-06 2016-11-28
4.6
None Local Low Not required Partial Partial Partial
The trace_writeback_dirty_page implementation in include/trace/events/writeback.h in the Linux kernel before 4.4 improperly interacts with mm/migrate.c, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact by triggering a certain page move.
32 CVE-2016-2854 264 +Priv 2016-05-02 2016-05-06
4.6
None Local Low Not required Partial Partial Partial
The aufs module for the Linux kernel 3.x and 4.x does not properly maintain POSIX ACL xattr data, which allows local users to gain privileges by leveraging a group-writable setgid directory.
33 CVE-2016-2853 284 +Priv 2016-05-02 2016-05-06
4.4
None Local Medium Not required Partial Partial Partial
The aufs module for the Linux kernel 3.x and 4.x does not properly restrict the mount namespace, which allows local users to gain privileges by mounting an aufs filesystem on top of a FUSE filesystem, and then executing a crafted setuid program.
34 CVE-2016-2847 399 DoS 2016-04-27 2016-11-30
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
fs/pipe.c in the Linux kernel before 4.5 does not limit the amount of unread data in pipes, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) by creating many pipes with non-default sizes.
35 CVE-2016-2782 DoS 2016-04-27 2016-11-30
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The treo_attach function in drivers/usb/serial/visor.c in the Linux kernel before 4.5 allows physically proximate attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact by inserting a USB device that lacks a (1) bulk-in or (2) interrupt-in endpoint.
36 CVE-2016-2550 399 DoS Bypass 2016-04-27 2016-11-30
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The Linux kernel before 4.5 allows local users to bypass file-descriptor limits and cause a denial of service (memory consumption) by leveraging incorrect tracking of descriptor ownership and sending each descriptor over a UNIX socket before closing it. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incorrect fix for CVE-2013-4312.
37 CVE-2016-2548 20 DoS 2016-04-27 2016-11-30
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
sound/core/timer.c in the Linux kernel before 4.4.1 retains certain linked lists after a close or stop action, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via a crafted ioctl call, related to the (1) snd_timer_close and (2) _snd_timer_stop functions.
38 CVE-2016-2547 362 DoS 2016-04-27 2016-11-30
4.7
None Local Medium Not required None None Complete
sound/core/timer.c in the Linux kernel before 4.4.1 employs a locking approach that does not consider slave timer instances, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (race condition, use-after-free, and system crash) via a crafted ioctl call.
39 CVE-2016-2546 362 DoS 2016-04-27 2016-11-30
4.7
None Local Medium Not required None None Complete
sound/core/timer.c in the Linux kernel before 4.4.1 uses an incorrect type of mutex, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (race condition, use-after-free, and system crash) via a crafted ioctl call.
40 CVE-2016-2545 362 DoS 2016-04-27 2016-11-30
4.7
None Local Medium Not required None None Complete
The snd_timer_interrupt function in sound/core/timer.c in the Linux kernel before 4.4.1 does not properly maintain a certain linked list, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (race condition and system crash) via a crafted ioctl call.
41 CVE-2016-2544 362 DoS 2016-04-27 2016-11-30
4.7
None Local Medium Not required None None Complete
Race condition in the queue_delete function in sound/core/seq/seq_queue.c in the Linux kernel before 4.4.1 allows local users to cause a denial of service (use-after-free and system crash) by making an ioctl call at a certain time.
42 CVE-2016-2543 DoS 2016-04-27 2016-11-30
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The snd_seq_ioctl_remove_events function in sound/core/seq/seq_clientmgr.c in the Linux kernel before 4.4.1 does not verify FIFO assignment before proceeding with FIFO clearing, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and OOPS) via a crafted ioctl call.
43 CVE-2016-2384 DoS 2016-04-27 2016-11-30
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
Double free vulnerability in the snd_usbmidi_create function in sound/usb/midi.c in the Linux kernel before 4.5 allows physically proximate attackers to cause a denial of service (panic) or possibly have unspecified other impact via vectors involving an invalid USB descriptor.
44 CVE-2016-2188 DoS 2016-05-02 2016-11-30
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The iowarrior_probe function in drivers/usb/misc/iowarrior.c in the Linux kernel before 4.5.1 allows physically proximate attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) via a crafted endpoints value in a USB device descriptor.
45 CVE-2016-2187 DoS 2016-05-02 2016-11-28
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The gtco_probe function in drivers/input/tablet/gtco.c in the Linux kernel through 4.5.2 allows physically proximate attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) via a crafted endpoints value in a USB device descriptor.
46 CVE-2016-2186 DoS 2016-05-02 2016-11-30
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The powermate_probe function in drivers/input/misc/powermate.c in the Linux kernel before 4.5.1 allows physically proximate attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) via a crafted endpoints value in a USB device descriptor.
47 CVE-2016-2185 DoS 2016-05-02 2016-11-30
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The ati_remote2_probe function in drivers/input/misc/ati_remote2.c in the Linux kernel before 4.5.1 allows physically proximate attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) via a crafted endpoints value in a USB device descriptor.
48 CVE-2016-2184 DoS 2016-04-27 2016-11-30
4.9
None Local Low Not required None None Complete
The create_fixed_stream_quirk function in sound/usb/quirks.c in the snd-usb-audio driver in the Linux kernel before 4.5.1 allows physically proximate attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference or double free, and system crash) via a crafted endpoints value in a USB device descriptor.
49 CVE-2016-2069 362 +Priv 2016-04-27 2016-11-30
4.4
None Local Medium Not required Partial Partial Partial
Race condition in arch/x86/mm/tlb.c in the Linux kernel before 4.4.1 allows local users to gain privileges by triggering access to a paging structure by a different CPU.
50 CVE-2016-1237 284 Bypass 2016-06-29 2016-11-28
4.9
None Local Low Not required Complete None None
nfsd in the Linux kernel through 4.6.3 allows local users to bypass intended file-permission restrictions by setting a POSIX ACL, related to nfs2acl.c, nfs3acl.c, and nfs4acl.c.
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