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CVE-2017-9985

Description

The snd_msndmidi_input_read function in sound/isa/msnd/msnd_midi.c in the Linux kernel through 4.11.7 allows local users to cause a denial of service (over-boundary access) or possibly have unspecified other impact by changing the value of a message queue head pointer between two kernel reads of that value, aka a double fetch vulnerability.

Priority: HIGH
CVSS v3: 7.8
Publish Date: Jun 28, 2017
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: High
Modified Date: Jun 28, 2017

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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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