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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.0 4.0
CVE Id CVE-2011-1476
Last Modified 11 May 2015 09:59:20
Published 21 Jun 2012 07:55:02
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity HIGH
Authentication NONE

CVE-2011-1476

Summary

Integer underflow in the Open Sound System (OSS) subsystem in the Linux kernel before 2.6.39 on unspecified non-x86 platforms allows local users to cause a denial of service (memory corruption) by leveraging write access to /dev/sequencer.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.38

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.38.1

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.38.2

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.38.3

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.38.4

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.38.5

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.38.6

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.38.7

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.38.8


References

CONFIRM - https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/b769f49463711205d57286e64cf535ed4daf59e9

MLIST - [oss-security] 20110325 Re: CVE request: kernel: two OSS fixes

CONFIRM - http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=b769f49463711205d57286e64cf535ed4daf59e9

CONFIRM - http://ftp.osuosl.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.39

SUSE - SUSE-SU-2015:0812


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:56:34