DescriptionThe dgram_recvmsg function in net/ieee802154/dgram.c in the Linux kernel before 3.12.4 updates a certain length value without ensuring that an associated data structure has been initialized, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information from kernel stack memory via a (1) recvfrom, (2) recvmmsg, or (3) recvmsg system call.
Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products
This issue is currently rated as having low severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- openSUSE-SU-2014:0678-1, published Mon, 19 May 2014 14:10:36 +0200 (CEST)
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