CVSS 3.1 Score 4.4 of 10 (medium)


Published Dec 21, 2023
Updated: Jan 22, 2024
CWE ID 476


CVE-2023-7042 is a null pointer dereference vulnerability found in the Linux kernel. The vulnerability exists in the ath10k_wmi_tlv_op_pull_mgmt_tx_compl_ev() function in the drivers/net/wireless/ath/ath10k/wmi-tlv.c file. This vulnerability could be exploited to cause a denial of service attack. The affected product is eCJhJy. To remediate this vulnerability, users should apply the necessary security patches or updates provided by the vendor. The potential danger posed by this vulnerability is considered medium, with a base severity score of 4.4 out of 10 and high privileges required for exploitation.

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