CVSS 3.1 Score 7.5 of 10 (high)


Published Feb 7, 2024
Updated: Mar 12, 2024
CWE ID 476


CVE-2023-6535 is a vulnerability found in the Linux kernel's NVMe driver. It affects various products and may allow an unauthenticated attacker to send crafted TCP packages when using NVMe over TCP, resulting in a NULL pointer dereference and causing kernel panic, leading to a denial of service. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of HIGH with a base score of 7.5. To remediate this issue, it is recommended to apply the relevant patches or updates provided by the Linux kernel developers. This vulnerability poses a potential danger to organizations as it can be exploited remotely and can result in system crashes and disruption of services.


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