This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.
CWE-200 - Information Exposure
Exploit availability: NoDescription
The vulnerability allows a local user to gain access to potentially sensitive information.
The vulnerability exists due to excessive data output by the application in "slc_bump" in "drivers/net/can/slcan.c" file. A local administrator can gain unauthorized access to sensitive information on the system.Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
Linux kernel: 5.6 - 5.6.2
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?