CVE-2015-7884 Detail

Current Description

The vivid_fb_ioctl function in drivers/media/platform/vivid/vivid-osd.c in the Linux kernel through 4.3.3 does not initialize a certain structure member, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information from kernel memory via a crafted application.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  2.3 LOW
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N


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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=eda98796aff0d9bf41094b06811f5def3b4c333c
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-04/msg00015.html
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/10/21/8
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/77317
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034893
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2842-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2842-2
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2843-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2843-2
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2843-3
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1274726
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/eda98796aff0d9bf41094b06811f5def3b4c333c

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-7884
NVD Published Date:
12/28/2015
NVD Last Modified:
12/07/2016
Source:
MITRE