CVE-2014-4652

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2014-06-18
Bugzilla:
1113406: CVE-2014-4652 Kernel: ALSA: control: protect user controls against races & memory disclosure
An information leak flaw was found in the way the Linux kernel's Advanced Linux Sound Architecture (ALSA) implementation handled access of the user control's state. A local, privileged user could use this flaw to leak kernel memory to user space.

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CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 1.5
Base Metrics AV:L/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (kernel) RHSA-2015:1272 2015-07-20
Red Hat MRG Grid for RHEL 6 Server v.2 (kernel-rt) RHSA-2014:1083 2014-08-20
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (kernel) RHSA-2014:1971 2014-12-09

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 kernel Will not fix
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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