CVSS 3.1 Score 7.0 of 10 (high)


Published Jan 4, 2024
Updated: Jan 10, 2024
CWE ID 416


CVE-2023-6270 is a vulnerability found in the ATA over Ethernet (AoE) driver in the Linux kernel. This vulnerability affects the products identified as 's5UiSY' and 'eCJhJy'. The flaw occurs in the aoecmd_cfg_pkts() function, which improperly updates the refcnt on struct net_device, allowing a use-after-free condition to be triggered. This can result in a denial of service or potential code execution. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of HIGH, with an exploitability score of 1.0, indicating that it can be easily exploited. It has a high impact on integrity and confidentiality, and also affects availability. Remediation for this vulnerability has not been provided in the given information.

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