Vigil@nce - Linux kernel: memory corruption via DAX Mapped Nvdimm
August 2020 by Vigil@nce
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SYNTHESIS OF THE VULNERABILITY
Impacted products: Debian, Fedora, Linux, openSUSE Leap, RHEL, SLES, Ubuntu.
Consequences: administrator access/rights, privileged access/rights, denial of service on server, denial of service on service.
Provenance: user shell.
Confidence: confirmed by the editor (5/5).
Creation date: 04/06/2020.
DESCRIPTION OF THE VULNERABILITY
An attacker can trigger a memory corruption via DAX Mapped Nvdimm of the Linux kernel, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
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