CVE-2011-1476

MEDIUM

Description

Integer underflow in the Open Sound System (OSS) subsystem in the Linux kernel before 2.6.39 on unspecified non-x86 platforms allows local users to cause a denial of service (memory corruption) by leveraging write access to /dev/sequencer.

References

http://ftp.osuosl.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.39

http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=b769f49463711205d57286e64cf535ed4daf59e9

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-04/msg00020.html

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/03/25/1

https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/b769f49463711205d57286e64cf535ed4daf59e9

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2012-06-21

Updated: 2015-05-12

Type: CWE-189

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4

Vector: AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 1.9

Severity: MEDIUM