CVE-2017-8831 linux

Metadata

high
7.2
linux
CVE-2017-8831
2017-10-07 12:03
ALAS-2017-870
CVE-2017-8831
2017-08-19 05:03
2017-08-13 23:03
2017-06-18 07:52
2017-06-17 05:03
2017-06-16 19:23
2017-05-17 05:03
2017-05-09 05:03
2017-05-08 11:03

Description

The saa7164_bus_get function in drivers/media/pci/saa7164/saa7164-bus.c in the Linux kernel through 4.11.5 allows local users to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds array access) or possibly have unspecified other impact by changing a certain sequence-number value, aka a "double fetch" vulnerability.

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Affected package information

Release Package Patched in
buster linux 4.12.6-1
jessie linux None
sid linux 4.12.6-1
stretch linux 4.9.47-1
wheezy linux None