CVE-2014-3186

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2014-08-27
CWE:
CWE-787
Bugzilla:
1141407: CVE-2014-3186 Kernel: HID: memory corruption via OOB write
A buffer overflow flaw was found in the way the Minibox PicoLCD driver handled Human Interface Device (HID) reports with an invalid size. An attacker with physical access to the system could use this flaw to crash the system or, potentially, escalate their privileges on the system.

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Statement

This issue does not affect the versions of Linux kernel as shipped with
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, 6 and Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2.

This issue affects the version of the kernel package as shipped with
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7. Future kernel updates for Red Hat Enterprise
Linux 7 may address this issue.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 6.2
Base Metrics AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (kernel) RHSA-2014:1971 2014-12-09
Unless explicitly stated as not affected, all previous versions of packages in any minor update stream of a product listed here should be assumed vulnerable, although may not have been subject to full analysis.
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