Date published: 2017-06-19T12:29:00.687-04:00
Date last modified: 2017-08-11T21:29:02.500-04:00
CVSS Score: 7.2
Principal attack vector: LOCAL
Reference URL: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/99284
Summary: The Linux Kernel running on AMD64 systems will sometimes map the contents of PIE executable, the heap or ld.so to where the stack is mapped allowing attackers to more easily manipulate the stack. Linux Kernel version 4.11.5 is affected.