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F5 Networks: K28056114 (CVE-2016-5829): Linux kernel vulnerability CVE-2016-5829

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F5 Networks: K28056114 (CVE-2016-5829): Linux kernel vulnerability CVE-2016-5829

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
06/27/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/16/2017
Modified
02/01/2018

Description

Multiple heap-based buffer overflows in the hiddev_ioctl_usage function in drivers/hid/usbhid/hiddev.c in the Linux kernel through 4.6.3 allow local users to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted (1) HIDIOCGUSAGES or (2) HIDIOCSUSAGES ioctl call.

Solution(s)

  • f5-big-ip-upgrade-latest

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