CVSS 3.1 Score 5.5 of 10 (medium)


Published Jan 2, 2024
Updated: Mar 19, 2024
CWE ID 401


A memory leak vulnerability, identified as CVE-2023-7192, has been discovered in the Linux Kernel. It affects multiple products, including 'ohMfk7', 'Qtrc2o', 'ohMfk4', and others. The vulnerability allows a local attacker with CAP_NET_ADMIN privileges to launch a denial of service (DoS) attack by causing a refcount overflow. The base severity of the vulnerability is rated as MEDIUM, with a base score of 5.5 out of 10. The exploitability score is 1.8 out of 10, indicating a low level of difficulty for attackers to exploit the vulnerability. The impact score is 3.6 out of 10, signifying potential harm to an organization's availability.


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