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CVE-2016-2543

Description

The snd_seq_ioctl_remove_events function in sound/core/seq/seq_clientmgr.c in the Linux kernel before 4.4.1 does not verify FIFO assignment before proceeding with FIFO clearing, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and OOPS) via a crafted ioctl call.CWE-476: NULL Pointer Dereference

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 6.2
Publish Date: Apr 27, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: Medium
Modified Date: May 5, 2016

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Related Products

Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --

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