|Bugzilla:||999890: CVE-2013-2889 Kernel: HID: zeroplus: heap overflow flaw|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
drivers/hid/hid-zpff.c in the Human Interface Device (HID) subsystem in the Linux kernel through 3.11, when CONFIG_HID_ZEROPLUS is enabled, allows physically proximate attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based out-of-bounds write) via a crafted device.
This issue does not affect the versions of the kernel package as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2.
This issue affects the version of Linux kernel as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6. Future kernel updates for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 may address this issue.
Note: A user would need physical access to the system in order to exploit this issue.
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Red Hat security errata
|RHEV Hypervisor for RHEL-6 (rhev-hypervisor6)||RHSA-2013:1527||November 21, 2013|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (kernel)||RHSA-2013:1645||November 20, 2013|
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