CVSS 3.1 Score 7.8 of 10 (high)


Published Feb 21, 2024
Updated: Mar 15, 2024
CWE ID 416


CVE-2024-26582 is a vulnerability in the Linux kernel that affects multiple products. The vulnerability, categorized as CWE-416 (Use After Free), has a base severity of HIGH and a base score of 7.8 according to NVD. It has a CVSS vector string of CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H, indicating a local attack vector with low complexity and requiring low privileges. The potential danger posed to organizations is high, with impacts on integrity and confidentiality being rated as high as well. The vulnerability can be remediated by applying the resolved fix for the issue, which involves fixing the use-after-free problem in the tls_decrypt_sg function in the net module.

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