Memory leak in the airspy_probe function in drivers/media/usb/airspy/airspy.c in the airspy USB driver in the Linux kernel before 4.7 allows local users to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a crafted USB device that emulates many VFL_TYPE_SDR or VFL_TYPE_SUBDEV devices and performs many connect and disconnect operations.
Published 2016-08-06 20:59:03
Updated 2017-09-01 01:29:29
Source Red Hat, Inc.
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Vulnerability category: OverflowDenial of service

Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2016-5400

0.04%
Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 6 %
Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less

CVSS scores for CVE-2016-5400

Base Score Base Severity CVSS Vector Exploitability Score Impact Score Score Source First Seen
4.9
MEDIUM AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C
3.9
6.9
NIST
4.3
MEDIUM CVSS:3.0/AV:P/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
0.7
3.6
NIST

CWE ids for CVE-2016-5400

References for CVE-2016-5400

Products affected by CVE-2016-5400

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