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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2015-7799

The slhc_init function in drivers/net/slip/slhc.c in the Linux kernel through 4.2.3 does not ensure that certain slot numbers are valid, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) via a crafted PPPIOCSMAXCID ioctl call.
Publish Date : 2015-10-19 Last Update Date : 2017-03-24
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.9
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2015-7799

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Linux Linux Kernel * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Linux Linux Kernel 1

- References For CVE-2015-7799

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033809
SECTRACK 1033809
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/77033
BID 77033 Google Android 'PPP Character Device Driver' Local Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2016-02-11
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-12/msg00039.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2015:2232
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-12/msg00018.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2015:2292
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3426
DEBIAN DSA-3426
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/10/10/3
MLIST [oss-security] 20151010 Re: CVE request - Android OS - Using the PPP character device driver caused the system to restart - Linux kernel
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2843-2
UBUNTU USN-2843-2
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2841-2
UBUNTU USN-2841-2
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2843-3
UBUNTU USN-2843-3
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2841-1
UBUNTU USN-2841-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2842-2
UBUNTU USN-2842-2
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2843-1
UBUNTU USN-2843-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2842-1
UBUNTU USN-2842-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2844-1
UBUNTU USN-2844-1
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-12/msg00005.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2015:2194
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-12/msg00026.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2015:2339
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-12/msg00031.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2015:2350
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-04/msg00015.html
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:1008
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2886-1
UBUNTU USN-2886-1
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-08/msg00038.html
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:2074
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1271134 CONFIRM
https://code.google.com/p/android/issues/detail?id=187973

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2015-7799

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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