CVE-2010-4079

2010-11-29T16:00:00
ID CVE-2010-4079
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2012-03-19T04:00:00

Description

The ivtvfb_ioctl function in drivers/media/video/ivtv/ivtvfb.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.36-rc8 does not properly initialize a certain structure member, which allows local users to obtain potentially sensitive information from kernel stack memory via an FBIOGET_VBLANK ioctl call.