CVSS 3.1 Score 6.5 of 10 (medium)


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


CVE-2023-6536 is a vulnerability in the Linux kernel's NVMe driver, affecting various products. An unauthenticated attacker could exploit this flaw by sending crafted TCP packages when using NVMe over TCP, causing a NULL pointer dereference in the NVMe driver. This would result in a kernel panic and denial of service. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of MEDIUM and an exploitability score of 2.8. The impact score is 3.6, with availability being the most affected aspect. Remediation measures are not specified in the provided information.


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