CVE-2012-6703

2016-06-29T14:10:00
ID CVE-2012-6703
Type cve
Reporter security@suse.com
Modified 2017-09-01T01:29:00

Description

Integer overflow in the snd_compr_allocate_buffer function in sound/core/compress_offload.c in the ALSA subsystem in the Linux kernel before 3.6-rc6-next-20120917 allows local users to cause a denial of service (insufficient memory allocation) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted SNDRV_COMPRESS_SET_PARAMS ioctl call.