Format string vulnerability in the b43_request_firmware function in
drivers/net/wireless/b43/main.c in the Broadcom B43 wireless driver in
the Linux kernel through 3.9.4 allows local users to gain privileges
by leveraging root access and including format string specifiers in an
fwpostfix modprobe parameter, leading to improper construction of an
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MLIST:[oss-security] 20130606 Linux kernel format string flaws
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