The calculated severity for CVEs has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. CVEs that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.
Off-by-one error in the pipe_advance function in lib/iov_iter.c in the Linux kernel before 4.9.5 allows local users to obtain sensitive information from uninitialized heap-memory locations in opportunistic circumstances by reading from a pipe after an incorrect buffer-release decision.
Base Score: 2.1
Impact Score: 2.9
Exploitability Score: 3.9
Base Score: 5.5
Impact Score: 3.6
Exploitability Score: 1.8
cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 4.9.4 (inclusive)