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SCP7-516 : Security Advisory - linux - CVE-2017-5549

Created: Feb 9, 2017    Updated: Sep 8, 2018
Resolved Date: Feb 20, 2017
Found In Version:
Fix Version:
Severity: Standard
Applicable for: Wind River Linux 7
Component/s: Kernel


The klsi_105_get_line_state function in drivers/usb/serial/kl5kusb105.c in the Linux kernel before 4.9.5 places uninitialized heap-memory contents into a log entry upon a failure to read the line status, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information by reading the log.

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