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Vulnerability of Linux kernel: use after free via drivers/hid/usbhid/hiddev.c

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can force the usage of a freed memory area via drivers/hid/usbhid/hiddev.c of the Linux kernel, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
Severity of this threat: 2/4.
Creation date: 04/12/2019.
Références of this weakness: CVE-2019-19527, VIGILANCE-VUL-31046.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can force the usage of a freed memory area via drivers/hid/usbhid/hi...
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This security announce impacts software or systems such as Linux.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this threat is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of physical access.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer vulnerability announce.

Solutions for this threat

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