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F5 Networks: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2014-3184): Linux kernel vulnerability CVE-2014-3184

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F5 Networks: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2014-3184): Linux kernel vulnerability CVE-2014-3184

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
09/28/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/16/2017
Modified
10/27/2017

Description

The report_fixup functions in the HID subsystem in the Linux kernel before 3.16.2 might allow physically proximate attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds write) via a crafted device that provides a small report descriptor, related to (1) drivers/hid/hid-cherry.c, (2) drivers/hid/hid-kye.c, (3) drivers/hid/hid-lg.c, (4) drivers/hid/hid-monterey.c, (5) drivers/hid/hid-petalynx.c, and (6) drivers/hid/hid-sunplus.c.

Solution(s)

  • f5-big-ip-upgrade-latest

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