CVE-2024-0340

CVSS 3.1 Score 5.5 of 10 (medium)

Details

Published Jan 9, 2024
Updated: Jan 16, 2024
CWE ID 200

Summary

CVE-2024-0340 is a vulnerability found in the Linux kernel in the vhost_new_msg function of the vhost.c file. This vulnerability affects multiple products, including ohMfk7, Qtrc2o, ohMfk4, Qtrc2i, and others. The vulnerability allows local privileged users to read kernel memory contents when reading from the /dev/vhost-net device file. The vulnerability has a base severity of MEDIUM with a base score of 5.5. The exploitability score is 1.8, and the attack vector is LOCAL with LOW attack complexity. The impact includes HIGH confidentiality impact but no integrity or availability impact. Remediation steps have not been provided in the information available.

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