Integer overflow in the ping_init_sock function in net/ipv4/ping.c in
the Linux kernel through 3.14.1 allows local users to cause a denial
of service (use-after-free and system crash) or possibly gain
privileges via a crafted application that leverages an improperly
managed reference counter.
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MLIST:[linux-kernel] 20140411 net: ipv4: current group_info should be put after using.
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