ID CVE-2007-3513
Summary The lcd_write function in drivers/usb/misc/usblcd.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.22-rc7 does not limit the amount of memory used by a caller, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (memory consumption).
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.12:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.13:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.15:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.16:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.17:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.18:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.18:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.19:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.19:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.20:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.21:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.21:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.6.22:rc6:*:*:*:*:*:*
CVSS
Base: 4.9 (as of 29-09-2017 - 01:29)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE NVD-CWE-Other
CAPEC
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
LOCAL LOW NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
NONE NONE COMPLETE
cvss-vector via4 AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C
oval via4
accepted 2013-04-29T04:23:02.402-04:00
class vulnerability
contributors
  • name Aharon Chernin
    organization SCAP.com, LLC
  • name Dragos Prisaca
    organization G2, Inc.
definition_extensions
  • comment The operating system installed on the system is Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11414
  • comment The operating system installed on the system is CentOS Linux 5.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15802
  • comment Oracle Linux 5.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15459
description The lcd_write function in drivers/usb/misc/usblcd.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.22-rc7 does not limit the amount of memory used by a caller, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (memory consumption).
family unix
id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9883
status accepted
submitted 2010-07-09T03:56:16-04:00
title The lcd_write function in drivers/usb/misc/usblcd.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.22-rc7 does not limit the amount of memory used by a caller, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (memory consumption).
version 18
redhat via4
advisories
rhsa
id RHSA-2007:0940
rpms
  • kernel-0:2.6.18-8.1.15.el5
  • kernel-PAE-0:2.6.18-8.1.15.el5
  • kernel-PAE-devel-0:2.6.18-8.1.15.el5
  • kernel-devel-0:2.6.18-8.1.15.el5
  • kernel-doc-0:2.6.18-8.1.15.el5
  • kernel-headers-0:2.6.18-8.1.15.el5
  • kernel-kdump-0:2.6.18-8.1.15.el5
  • kernel-kdump-devel-0:2.6.18-8.1.15.el5
  • kernel-xen-0:2.6.18-8.1.15.el5
  • kernel-xen-devel-0:2.6.18-8.1.15.el5
refmap via4
bid 24734
confirm http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/testing/ChangeLog-2.6.22-rc7
debian DSA-1356
mandriva
  • MDKSA-2007:195
  • MDKSA-2007:196
osvdb 37116
secunia
  • 25895
  • 26139
  • 26450
  • 26643
  • 26664
  • 27212
  • 27227
  • 27322
suse
  • SUSE-SA:2007:051
  • SUSE-SA:2007:053
ubuntu
  • USN-489-1
  • USN-509-1
  • USN-510-1
vupen ADV-2007-2403
xf kernel-lcdwrite-dos(35302)
statements via4
contributor Mark J Cox
lastmodified 2007-10-18
organization Red Hat
statement This issue did not affect the versions of the Linux kernel as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, or 4.
Last major update 29-09-2017 - 01:29
Published 03-07-2007 - 10:30
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