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Linux kernel built with the USB over IP(CONFIG_USBIP_*) support is vulnerable to a buffer overflow issue. It could occur while receiving USB/IP packets, when the size value in the packet is greater actual transfer buffer. A user/process could use this flaw to crash the remote host via kernel memory corruption or potentially execute arbitrary code.

Priority: HIGH
CVSS v3: 9.8
Publish Date: Jun 17, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: Critical
Modified Date: Jun 20, 2016

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



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