CVE-2017-8925 linux

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linux
CVE-2017-8925
2017-06-20 02:03
CVE-2017-8925
2017-06-19 17:03
2017-06-18 07:52
2017-06-16 19:23
2017-05-14 05:03
2017-05-13 12:03

Description

The omninet_open function in drivers/usb/serial/omninet.c in the Linux kernel before 4.10.4 allows local users to cause a denial of service (tty exhaustion) by leveraging reference count mishandling.

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Affected package information

Release Package Patched in
buster linux 4.9.16-1
jessie linux 3.16.43-2+deb8u1
sid linux 4.9.16-1
stretch linux 4.9.16-1
wheezy linux 3.2.89-1