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Home » CVE Vulnerabilities » CVE-2017-5549

CVE-2017-5549 The klsi_105_get_line_state function in drivers/usb/serial/kl5kusb105.c in

  • CVE ID: CVE-2017-5549
  • Vendors: Linux
  • Date: February 06, 2017
  • Severity: Low
  • Impact score: 2.90
  • Exploit score: 3.90

The klsi_105_get_line_state function in drivers/usb/serial/kl5kusb105.c in the Linux kernel before 4.9.5 places uninitialized heap-memory contents into a log entry upon a failure to read the line status, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information by reading the log.

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