Bug 470366 - Backport security fixes in uvcvideo driver
Backport security fixes in uvcvideo driver
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 470427
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jay Fenlason
Martin Jenner
: Security
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Reported: 2008-11-06 16:24 EST by Jay Fenlason
Modified: 2014-08-31 19:29 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-11-07 11:03:34 EST
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Description Jay Fenlason 2008-11-06 16:24:56 EST
Description of problem:
There are two commits in upstream svn (#220 CVE-2008-3496, and #258 (unknown CVE) that need to be backported to the 5.3 uvcvideo driver.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.create a malicious uvc camera
2.attach it to a 5.3 machine
3.attempt to use it
Actual results:
buffer overflows

Expected results:
normal operation

Additional info:
Comment 1 Jay Fenlason 2008-11-06 16:58:31 EST
#258 also requires part of #240.  Without #240 it is a stack-based buffer
overflow, for extra danger.
Comment 3 Jay Fenlason 2008-11-07 11:03:34 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 470427 ***

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