CVE-2014-3183

MEDIUM

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the logi_dj_ll_raw_request function in drivers/hid/hid-logitech-dj.c in the Linux kernel before 3.16.2 allows physically proximate attackers to cause a denial of service (system crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted device that specifies a large report size for an LED report.

References

http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=51217e69697fba92a06e07e16f55c9a52d8e8945

http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/ChangeLog-3.16.2

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/09/11/21

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1141344

https://code.google.com/p/google-security-research/issues/detail?id=90

https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/51217e69697fba92a06e07e16f55c9a52d8e8945

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2014-09-28

Updated: 2014-09-29

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.9

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.4

Severity: MEDIUM