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Home » CVE Vulnerabilities » CVE-2017-5547

CVE-2017-5547 drivers/hid/hid-corsair.c in the Linux kernel 4.9.x

  • CVE ID: CVE-2017-5547
  • Vendors: Linux
  • Date: February 06, 2017
  • Severity: High
  • Impact score: 10.00
  • Exploit score: 3.90

drivers/hid/hid-corsair.c in the Linux kernel 4.9.x before 4.9.6 interacts incorrectly with the CONFIG_VMAP_STACK option, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash or memory corruption) or possibly have unspecified other impact by leveraging use of more than one virtual page for a DMA scatterlist.

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