CVE-2017-16526

HIGH

Description

drivers/uwb/uwbd.c in the Linux kernel before 4.13.6 allows local users to cause a denial of service (general protection fault and system crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted USB device.

References

https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/bbf26183b7a6236ba602f4d6a2f7cade35bba043

https://groups.google.com/d/msg/syzkaller/zROBxKXzHDk/5I6aZ3O2AgAJ

https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/05/msg00000.html

https://usn.ubuntu.com/3754-1/

https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4187

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-11-04

Updated: 2018-08-24

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.2

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: HIGH