CVE-2020-36313

high

Description

An issue was discovered in the Linux kernel before 5.7. The KVM subsystem allows out-of-range access to memslots after a deletion, aka CID-0774a964ef56. This affects arch/s390/kvm/kvm-s390.c, include/linux/kvm_host.h, and virt/kvm/kvm_main.c.

References

https://cdn.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v5.x/ChangeLog-5.7

https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=0774a964ef561b7170d8d1b1bfe6f88002b6d219

https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20210604-0005/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2021-04-07

Updated: 2021-06-07

Type: CWE-416

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.6

Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: HIGH