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CVE-2017-16643 Detail

Current Description

The parse_hid_report_descriptor function in drivers/input/tablet/gtco.c in the Linux kernel before 4.13.11 allows local users to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and system crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted USB device.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 6.6 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:P/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v4.x/ChangeLog-4.13.11 Release Notes
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/101769 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/a50829479f58416a013a4ccca791336af3c584c7 Patch
https://groups.google.com/d/msg/syzkaller/McWFcOsA47Y/3bjtBBgaBAAJ Mailing List Third Party Advisory
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2017/12/msg00004.html
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3754-1/

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-125 Out-of-bounds Read NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
4.13.11


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-16643
NVD Published Date:
11/07/2017
NVD Last Modified:
08/24/2018