CVE Details

Release Date:2018-02-26


A NULL pointer dereference was found in the net/rds/rdma.c __rds_rdma_map() function in the Linux kernel before 4.14.7 allowing local attackers to cause a system panic and a denial-of-service, related to RDS_GET_MR and RDS_GET_MR_FOR_DEST.

See more information about CVE-2018-7492 from MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD

CVSS v3.0 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v3.0 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score: 5.5 Base Metrics: AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
Access Vector: Local network Attack Complexity: Low
Privileges Required: Low User Interaction: None
Scope: Unchanged Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: None Availability Impact: High

Errata information

PlatformErrataRelease Date
Oracle Linux version 5 (kernel-uek)ELSA-2018-42462018-10-10
Oracle Linux version 6 (dtrace-modules-3.8.13-118.25.1.el6uek)ELSA-2018-42452018-10-10
Oracle Linux version 6 (kernel-uek)ELSA-2018-42452018-10-10
Oracle Linux version 6 (kernel-uek)ELSA-2018-42502018-10-12
Oracle Linux version 7 (dtrace-modules-3.8.13-118.25.1.el7uek)ELSA-2018-42452018-10-10
Oracle Linux version 7 (kernel-uek)ELSA-2018-42422018-10-10
Oracle Linux version 7 (kernel-uek)ELSA-2018-42452018-10-10

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