CVE-ID

CVE-2017-8924

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
The edge_bulk_in_callback function in drivers/usb/serial/io_ti.c in the Linux kernel before 4.10.4 allows local users to obtain sensitive information (in the dmesg ringbuffer and syslog) from uninitialized kernel memory by using a crafted USB device (posing as an io_ti USB serial device) to trigger an integer underflow.
References
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Assigning CNA
MITRE Corporation
Date Entry Created
20170512 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Assigned (20170512)
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Comments (Legacy)
Proposed (Legacy)
N/A
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