CVE-2013-2898

LOW

Description

drivers/hid/hid-sensor-hub.c in the Human Interface Device (HID) subsystem in the Linux kernel through 3.11, when CONFIG_HID_SENSOR_HUB is enabled, allows physically proximate attackers to obtain sensitive information from kernel memory via a crafted device.

References

http://marc.info/?l=linux-input&m=137772191114645&w=1

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

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1995-1

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1998-1

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2013-09-16

Updated: 2013-10-31

Type: CWE-20

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 1.9

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 3.4

Severity: LOW