Bug 470426 - (CVE-2008-3496) CVE-2008-3496 kernel: uvcvideo: Fix a buffer overflow in format descriptor parsing
CVE-2008-3496 kernel: uvcvideo: Fix a buffer overflow in format descriptor pa...
Status: CLOSED UPSTREAM
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 470427
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Reported: 2008-11-07 00:21 EST by Eugene Teo (Security Response)
Modified: 2010-12-21 12:51 EST (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2010-12-21 12:51:38 EST
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Proposed upstream patch (1.12 KB, patch)
2008-11-07 00:24 EST, Eugene Teo (Security Response)
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Description Eugene Teo (Security Response) 2008-11-07 00:21:08 EST
Description of problem:
There's a buffer overflow in the format descriptor parsing in the uvcvideo driver.

Proposed upstream patch:
http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=233548a2fd934a0220db8b1521c0bc88c82e5e53
Comment 1 Eugene Teo (Security Response) 2008-11-07 00:24:10 EST
Created attachment 322814 [details]
Proposed upstream patch

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