DescriptionThe dvd_read_bca function in the DVD handling code in drivers/cdrom/cdrom.c in Linux kernel 2.2.16, and later versions, assigns the wrong value to a length variable, which allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a crafted USB Storage device that triggers a buffer overflow.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SA:2006:042, published Wed, 26 Jul 2006 14:00:00 +0000
- SUSE-SA:2006:047, published Fri, 11 Aug 2006 17:00:00 +0000
- SUSE-SA:2006:049, published Fri, 18 Aug 2006 16:00:00 +0000
- SUSE-SA:2006:064, published Fri, 10 Nov 2006 10:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 03:12:12 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:33 2022