Linux Kernel skb drivers/net/macvlan.c macvlan_handle_frame memory leak
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A vulnerability classified as problematic was found in Linux Kernel (Operating System) (the affected version is unknown). This vulnerability affects the function
macvlan_handle_frame of the file drivers/net/macvlan.c of the component skb. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a memory leak vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-401. The software does not sufficiently track and release allocated memory after it has been used, which slowly consumes remaining memory. As an impact it is known to affect availability.
The weakness was shared 10/16/2022. The advisory is shared for download at git.kernel.org. This vulnerability was named CVE-2022-3526. There are known technical details, but no exploit is available. The current price for an exploit might be approx. USD $0-$5k (estimation calculated on 11/09/2022). The MITRE ATT&CK project declares the attack technique as T1499.
Applying a patch is able to eliminate this problem. The bugfix is ready for download at git.kernel.org.
CVSSv3VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.0
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ExploitingClass: Memory leak
CWE: CWE-401 / CWE-404
Status: Not defined
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Timeline10/16/2022 Advisory disclosed
10/16/2022 +0 days CVE reserved
10/16/2022 +0 days VulDB entry created
11/09/2022 +24 days VulDB last update
CVE: CVE-2022-3526 (🔒)
EntryCreated: 10/16/2022 07:36 PM
Updated: 11/09/2022 02:13 PM
Changes: 10/16/2022 07:36 PM (41), 11/09/2022 02:12 PM (2), 11/09/2022 02:13 PM (21)
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