F5 Networks BIG-IP : Linux kernel vulnerability (K28056114)
High Nessus Plugin ID 97445
SynopsisThe remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
DescriptionMultiple heap-based buffer overflows in the hiddev_ioctl_usage function in drivers/hid/usbhid/hiddev.c in the Linux kernel through 4.6.3 allow local users to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted (1) HIDIOCGUSAGES or (2) HIDIOCSUSAGES ioctl call. (CVE-2016-5829)
SolutionUpgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution K28056114.