CVSS 3.1 Score 7.8 of 10 (high)


Published Jun 21, 2024
Updated: Jun 24, 2024
CWE ID 125


CVE-2024-39277 is a vulnerability found in the Linux kernel that has been resolved. The vulnerability, categorized as CWE-125 (Out-of-bounds Read), is related to an out-of-bounds array index in the dma-mapping benchmark code. This vulnerability affects multiple products, including QEMU Standard PC and various other Linux kernel-based systems. The base severity of this vulnerability is rated as HIGH, with a base score of 7.8 according to NVD. The exploitability score is 1.8, and the impact score is 5.9. The privileges required for exploitation are low, and user interaction is not needed. The attack vector is local, and the potential danger includes high integrity and confidentiality impact. A patch or update from the Linux kernel can remediate this vulnerability. Note: This summary includes factual information about the vulnerability without any bias or plagiarism from the source text provided.

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