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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-2017-12146 362 +Priv 2017-09-08 2017-09-18
6.9
None Local Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
The driver_override implementation in drivers/base/platform.c in the Linux kernel before 4.12.1 allows local users to gain privileges by leveraging a race condition between a read operation and a store operation that involve different overrides.
2 CVE-2017-11473 119 Overflow +Priv 2017-07-20 2017-07-29
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Buffer overflow in the mp_override_legacy_irq() function in arch/x86/kernel/acpi/boot.c in the Linux kernel through 4.12.2 allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted ACPI table.
3 CVE-2017-10663 129 +Priv 2017-08-19 2017-08-23
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The sanity_check_ckpt function in fs/f2fs/super.c in the Linux kernel before 4.12.4 does not validate the blkoff and segno arrays, which allows local users to gain privileges via unspecified vectors.
4 CVE-2017-10662 264 +Priv 2017-08-19 2017-08-23
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The sanity_check_raw_super function in fs/f2fs/super.c in the Linux kernel before 4.11.1 does not validate the segment count, which allows local users to gain privileges via unspecified vectors.
5 CVE-2017-10661 416 DoS +Priv 2017-08-19 2017-08-29
7.6
None Remote High Not required Complete Complete Complete
Race condition in fs/timerfd.c in the Linux kernel before 4.10.15 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (list corruption or use-after-free) via simultaneous file-descriptor operations that leverage improper might_cancel queueing.
6 CVE-2017-7541 119 DoS Overflow +Priv 2017-07-25 2017-07-31
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The brcmf_cfg80211_mgmt_tx function in drivers/net/wireless/broadcom/brcm80211/brcmfmac/cfg80211.c in the Linux kernel before 4.12.3 allows local users to cause a denial of service (buffer overflow and system crash) or possibly gain privileges via a crafted NL80211_CMD_FRAME Netlink packet.
7 CVE-2017-7533 362 DoS +Priv Mem. Corr. 2017-08-05 2017-08-09
6.9
None Local Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
Race condition in the fsnotify implementation in the Linux kernel through 4.12.4 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via a crafted application that leverages simultaneous execution of the inotify_handle_event and vfs_rename functions.
8 CVE-2017-7374 416 DoS +Priv 2017-03-31 2017-04-05
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Use-after-free vulnerability in fs/crypto/ in the Linux kernel before 4.10.7 allows local users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference) or possibly gain privileges by revoking keyring keys being used for ext4, f2fs, or ubifs encryption, causing cryptographic transform objects to be freed prematurely.
9 CVE-2017-7308 119 DoS Overflow +Priv 2017-03-29 2017-08-15
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The packet_set_ring function in net/packet/af_packet.c in the Linux kernel through 4.10.6 does not properly validate certain block-size data, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (integer signedness error and out-of-bounds write), or gain privileges (if the CAP_NET_RAW capability is held), via crafted system calls.
10 CVE-2017-7294 787 DoS Overflow +Priv 2017-03-28 2017-03-31
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The vmw_surface_define_ioctl function in drivers/gpu/drm/vmwgfx/vmwgfx_surface.c in the Linux kernel through 4.10.6 does not validate addition of certain levels data, which allows local users to trigger an integer overflow and out-of-bounds write, and cause a denial of service (system hang or crash) or possibly gain privileges, via a crafted ioctl call for a /dev/dri/renderD* device.
11 CVE-2017-6001 362 +Priv 2017-02-18 2017-03-01
7.6
None Remote High Not required Complete Complete Complete
Race condition in kernel/events/core.c in the Linux kernel before 4.9.7 allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted application that makes concurrent perf_event_open system calls for moving a software group into a hardware context. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2016-6786.
12 CVE-2017-5551 264 +Priv 2017-02-06 2017-07-11
3.6
None Local Low Not required Partial Partial None
The simple_set_acl function in fs/posix_acl.c in the Linux kernel before 4.9.6 preserves the setgid bit during a setxattr call involving a tmpfs filesystem, which allows local users to gain group privileges by leveraging the existence of a setgid program with restrictions on execute permissions. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2016-7097.
13 CVE-2017-2647 476 DoS +Priv 2017-03-31 2017-04-04
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The KEYS subsystem in the Linux kernel before 3.18 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) via vectors involving a NULL value for a certain match field, related to the keyring_search_iterator function in keyring.c.
14 CVE-2017-2636 415 DoS +Priv 2017-03-07 2017-07-17
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Race condition in drivers/tty/n_hdlc.c in the Linux kernel through 4.10.1 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (double free) by setting the HDLC line discipline.
15 CVE-2017-2583 264 DoS +Priv 2017-02-06 2017-02-09
4.6
None Local Low Not required Partial Partial Partial
The load_segment_descriptor implementation in arch/x86/kvm/emulate.c in the Linux kernel before 4.9.5 improperly emulates a "MOV SS, NULL selector" instruction, which allows guest OS users to cause a denial of service (guest OS crash) or gain guest OS privileges via a crafted application.
16 CVE-2016-10200 416 DoS +Priv 2017-03-07 2017-07-17
6.9
None Local Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
Race condition in the L2TPv3 IP Encapsulation feature in the Linux kernel before 4.8.14 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (use-after-free) by making multiple bind system calls without properly ascertaining whether a socket has the SOCK_ZAPPED status, related to net/l2tp/l2tp_ip.c and net/l2tp/l2tp_ip6.c.
17 CVE-2016-10150 416 DoS +Priv 2017-02-06 2017-02-09
10.0
None Remote Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Use-after-free vulnerability in the kvm_ioctl_create_device function in virt/kvm/kvm_main.c in the Linux kernel before 4.8.13 allows host OS users to cause a denial of service (host OS crash) or possibly gain privileges via crafted ioctl calls on the /dev/kvm device.
18 CVE-2016-10044 264 +Priv Bypass 2017-02-07 2017-07-24
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The aio_mount function in fs/aio.c in the Linux kernel before 4.7.7 does not properly restrict execute access, which makes it easier for local users to bypass intended SELinux W^X policy restrictions, and consequently gain privileges, via an io_setup system call.
19 CVE-2016-9777 125 DoS +Priv 2016-12-28 2016-12-30
6.9
None Local Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
KVM in the Linux kernel before 4.8.12, when I/O APIC is enabled, does not properly restrict the VCPU index, which allows guest OS users to gain host OS privileges or cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds array access and host OS crash) via a crafted interrupt request, related to arch/x86/kvm/ioapic.c and arch/x86/kvm/ioapic.h.
20 CVE-2016-9754 190 +Priv 2017-01-05 2017-01-06
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The ring_buffer_resize function in kernel/trace/ring_buffer.c in the profiling subsystem in the Linux kernel before 4.6.1 mishandles certain integer calculations, which allows local users to gain privileges by writing to the /sys/kernel/debug/tracing/buffer_size_kb file.
21 CVE-2016-9120 416 DoS +Priv 2016-12-08 2016-12-09
9.3
None Remote Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
Race condition in the ion_ioctl function in drivers/staging/android/ion/ion.c in the Linux kernel before 4.6 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (use-after-free) by calling ION_IOC_FREE on two CPUs at the same time.
22 CVE-2016-8655 416 DoS +Priv 2016-12-08 2017-07-17
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Race condition in net/packet/af_packet.c in the Linux kernel through 4.8.12 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (use-after-free) by leveraging the CAP_NET_RAW capability to change a socket version, related to the packet_set_ring and packet_setsockopt functions.
23 CVE-2016-8632 119 DoS Overflow +Priv 2016-11-27 2016-11-28
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The tipc_msg_build function in net/tipc/msg.c in the Linux kernel through 4.8.11 does not validate the relationship between the minimum fragment length and the maximum packet size, which allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer overflow) by leveraging the CAP_NET_ADMIN capability.
24 CVE-2016-7913 416 DoS +Priv 2016-11-16 2016-11-28
9.3
None Remote Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
The xc2028_set_config function in drivers/media/tuners/tuner-xc2028.c in the Linux kernel before 4.6 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (use-after-free) via vectors involving omission of the firmware name from a certain data structure.
25 CVE-2016-7912 416 +Priv 2016-11-16 2016-11-28
9.3
None Remote Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
Use-after-free vulnerability in the ffs_user_copy_worker function in drivers/usb/gadget/function/f_fs.c in the Linux kernel before 4.5.3 allows local users to gain privileges by accessing an I/O data structure after a certain callback call.
26 CVE-2016-7911 416 DoS +Priv 2016-11-16 2016-11-28
9.3
None Remote Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
Race condition in the get_task_ioprio function in block/ioprio.c in the Linux kernel before 4.6.6 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (use-after-free) via a crafted ioprio_get system call.
27 CVE-2016-7910 416 +Priv 2016-11-16 2016-11-28
9.3
None Remote Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
Use-after-free vulnerability in the disk_seqf_stop function in block/genhd.c in the Linux kernel before 4.7.1 allows local users to gain privileges by leveraging the execution of a certain stop operation even if the corresponding start operation had failed.
28 CVE-2016-7425 119 DoS Overflow +Priv 2016-10-16 2017-01-06
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The arcmsr_iop_message_xfer function in drivers/scsi/arcmsr/arcmsr_hba.c in the Linux kernel through 4.8.2 does not restrict a certain length field, which allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer overflow) via an ARCMSR_MESSAGE_WRITE_WQBUFFER control code.
29 CVE-2016-7097 285 +Priv 2016-10-16 2017-07-10
3.6
None Local Low Not required Partial Partial None
The filesystem implementation in the Linux kernel through 4.8.2 preserves the setgid bit during a setxattr call, which allows local users to gain group privileges by leveraging the existence of a setgid program with restrictions on execute permissions.
30 CVE-2016-6790 284 Exec Code +Priv 2017-01-12 2017-01-18
9.3
None Remote Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
An elevation of privilege vulnerability in the NVIDIA libomx library (libnvomx) could enable a local malicious application to execute arbitrary code within the context of a privileged process. This issue is rated as High because it could be used to gain local access to elevated capabilities, which are not normally accessible to a third-party application. Product: Android. Versions: Kernel-3.18. Android ID: A-31251628. References: N-CVE-2016-6790.
31 CVE-2016-6789 284 Exec Code +Priv 2017-01-12 2017-01-18
9.3
None Remote Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
An elevation of privilege vulnerability in the NVIDIA libomx library (libnvomx) could enable a local malicious application to execute arbitrary code within the context of a privileged process. This issue is rated as High because it could be used to gain local access to elevated capabilities, which are not normally accessible to a third-party application. Product: Android. Versions: Kernel-3.18. Android ID: A-31251973. References: N-CVE-2016-6789.
32 CVE-2016-6787 264 +Priv 2016-12-28 2016-12-30
6.9
None Local Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
kernel/events/core.c in the performance subsystem in the Linux kernel before 4.0 mismanages locks during certain migrations, which allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted application, aka Android internal bug 31095224.
33 CVE-2016-6786 264 +Priv 2016-12-28 2016-12-30
6.9
None Local Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
kernel/events/core.c in the performance subsystem in the Linux kernel before 4.0 mismanages locks during certain migrations, which allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted application, aka Android internal bug 30955111.
34 CVE-2016-6761 284 Exec Code +Priv 2017-01-12 2017-01-19
9.3
None Remote Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
An elevation of privilege vulnerability in Qualcomm media codecs could enable a local malicious application to execute arbitrary code within the context of a privileged process. This issue is rated as High because it could be used to gain local access to elevated capabilities, which are not normally accessible to a third-party application. Product: Android. Versions: Kernel-3.10, Kernel-3.18. Android ID: A-29421682. References: QC-CR#1055792.
35 CVE-2016-6760 284 Exec Code +Priv 2017-01-12 2017-01-19
9.3
None Remote Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
An elevation of privilege vulnerability in Qualcomm media codecs could enable a local malicious application to execute arbitrary code within the context of a privileged process. This issue is rated as High because it could be used to gain local access to elevated capabilities, which are not normally accessible to a third-party application. Product: Android. Versions: Kernel-3.10, Kernel-3.18. Android ID: A-29617572. References: QC-CR#1055783.
36 CVE-2016-6759 284 Exec Code +Priv 2017-01-12 2017-01-19
9.3
None Remote Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
An elevation of privilege vulnerability in Qualcomm media codecs could enable a local malicious application to execute arbitrary code within the context of a privileged process. This issue is rated as High because it could be used to gain local access to elevated capabilities, which are not normally accessible to a third-party application. Product: Android. Versions: Kernel-3.10, Kernel-3.18. Android ID: A-29982686. References: QC-CR#1055766.
37 CVE-2016-6758 284 Exec Code +Priv 2017-01-12 2017-01-19
9.3
None Remote Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
An elevation of privilege vulnerability in Qualcomm media codecs could enable a local malicious application to execute arbitrary code within the context of a privileged process. This issue is rated as High because it could be used to gain local access to elevated capabilities, which are not normally accessible to a third-party application. Product: Android. Versions: Kernel-3.10, Kernel-3.18. Android ID: A-30148882. References: QC-CR#1071731.
38 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.
39 CVE-2016-6187 119 Overflow +Priv 2016-08-06 2016-11-28
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The apparmor_setprocattr function in security/apparmor/lsm.c in the Linux kernel before 4.6.5 does not validate the buffer size, which allows local users to gain privileges by triggering an AppArmor setprocattr hook.
40 CVE-2016-5856 264 +Priv 2017-04-12 2017-04-19
7.6
None Remote High Not required Complete Complete Complete
Drivers/soc/qcom/spcom.c in the Qualcomm SPCom driver in the Android kernel 2017-03-05 allows local users to gain privileges, a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-5857.
41 CVE-2016-5195 362 +Priv 2016-11-10 2017-09-02
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Race condition in mm/gup.c in the Linux kernel 2.x through 4.x before 4.8.3 allows local users to gain privileges by leveraging incorrect handling of a copy-on-write (COW) feature to write to a read-only memory mapping, as exploited in the wild in October 2016, aka "Dirty COW."
42 CVE-2016-4997 264 DoS +Priv Mem. Corr. 2016-07-03 2017-09-02
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The compat IPT_SO_SET_REPLACE and IP6T_SO_SET_REPLACE setsockopt implementations in the netfilter subsystem in the Linux kernel before 4.6.3 allow local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) by leveraging in-container root access to provide a crafted offset value that triggers an unintended decrement.
43 CVE-2016-4557 DoS +Priv 2016-05-23 2017-09-02
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The replace_map_fd_with_map_ptr function in kernel/bpf/verifier.c in the Linux kernel before 4.5.5 does not properly maintain an fd data structure, which allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (use-after-free) via crafted BPF instructions that reference an incorrect file descriptor.
44 CVE-2016-3841 416 DoS +Priv 2016-08-06 2016-11-28
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The IPv6 stack in the Linux kernel before 4.3.3 mishandles options data, which allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (use-after-free and system crash) via a crafted sendmsg system call.
45 CVE-2016-3135 189 DoS Overflow +Priv Mem. Corr. 2016-04-27 2017-09-07
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Integer overflow in the xt_alloc_table_info function in net/netfilter/x_tables.c in the Linux kernel through 4.5.2 on 32-bit platforms allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (heap memory corruption) via an IPT_SO_SET_REPLACE setsockopt call.
46 CVE-2016-3134 119 DoS Overflow +Priv Mem. Corr. 2016-04-27 2017-08-12
7.2
None Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
The netfilter subsystem in the Linux kernel through 4.5.2 does not validate certain offset fields, which allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (heap memory corruption) via an IPT_SO_SET_REPLACE setsockopt call.
47 CVE-2016-2854 264 +Priv 2016-05-02 2017-03-14
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.
48 CVE-2016-2853 284 +Priv 2016-05-02 2017-03-14
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.
49 CVE-2016-2069 362 +Priv 2016-04-27 2016-12-02
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-2016-2068 119 DoS Overflow +Priv 2016-07-10 2016-07-11
9.3
None Remote Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
The MSM QDSP6 audio driver (aka sound driver) for the Linux kernel 3.x, as used in Qualcomm Innovation Center (QuIC) Android contributions for MSM devices and other products, allows attackers to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (integer overflow, and buffer overflow or buffer over-read) via a crafted application that performs a (1) AUDIO_EFFECTS_WRITE or (2) AUDIO_EFFECTS_READ operation, aka Qualcomm internal bug CR1006609.
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