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CVE-2016-2545

Description

The snd_timer_interrupt function in sound/core/timer.c in the Linux kernel before 4.4.1 does not properly maintain a certain linked list, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (race condition and system crash) via a crafted ioctl call.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 5.1
Publish Date: Apr 27, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: Medium
Modified Date: Apr 28, 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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