CVSS Score of 10 (low)


Published Jun 30, 2023
Updated: Nov 7, 2023
CWE ID 476


CVE-2023-3338 is a vulnerability in the Linux kernel's DECnet networking protocol. It is categorized as CWE-476 (NULL Pointer Dereference). This vulnerability affects multiple products, including Qtrc2o, ohMfk4, Qtrc2i, ohMfk3, ohMfk2, Qtrc2m, QtrdW7, ohMfku, Qtrc2_, QtrdW-, and many others. The risk score for this vulnerability is 31 out of 100. The vulnerability allows a remote user to crash the system. To remediate this vulnerability, users should apply the relevant patches or updates provided by the Linux kernel developers. The potential danger it poses to an organization is that an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to disrupt system availability and potentially cause denial of service incidents.


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