CVE-2010-4075

2010-11-29T16:00:00
ID CVE-2010-4075
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2020-08-10T19:52:00

Description

The uart_get_count function in drivers/serial/serial_core.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.37-rc1 does not properly initialize a certain structure member, which allows local users to obtain potentially sensitive information from kernel stack memory via a TIOCGICOUNT ioctl call.