A flaw was found in the vhost library in DPDK. Function vhost_user_set_inflight_fd() does not validate msg->payload.inflight.num_queues, possibly causing out-of-bounds memory read/write. Any software using DPDK vhost library may crash as a result of this vulnerability.
NOTE: The following CVSS v3.0 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.
|Base Score:||7.5||Base Metrics:||AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H|
|Access Vector:||Network||Attack Complexity:||Low|
|Privileges Required:||None||User Interaction:||None|
|Integrity Impact:||None||Availability Impact:||High|
|Oracle Linux version 9 (dpdk)||ELSA-2022-8263||2022-11-22|
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