CVSS 3.1 Score 8.8 of 10 (high)


Published Nov 1, 2023
Updated: Apr 3, 2024
CWE ID 416


CVE-2023-5178 is a use-after-free vulnerability found in the NVMe-oF/TCP subsystem in the Linux kernel. This vulnerability affects various products, including Qtrc2o, ohMfk4, Qtrc2i, and others. It has a base severity of HIGH and a base score of 8.8 according to the CVSS 3.1 scoring system. The vulnerability can be exploited remotely and may result in remote code execution or local privilege escalation. The exploitability score is 2.8, indicating that it is relatively easy to exploit. The integrity and confidentiality impacts are both rated as HIGH. The vulnerability has not been changed and poses a potential danger to organizations using the affected products.

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