CVE-2013-2891

MEDIUM

Description

drivers/hid/hid-steelseries.c in the Human Interface Device (HID) subsystem in the Linux kernel through 3.11, when CONFIG_HID_STEELSERIES is enabled, allows physically proximate attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based out-of-bounds write) via a crafted device.

References

http://marc.info/?l=linux-input&m=137772184614622&w=1

http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2013/08/28/13

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2013-09-16

Updated: 2013-09-18

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.7

Vector: (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 3.4

Severity: MEDIUM