CVE-2014-1446

2014-01-18T22:55:00
ID CVE-2014-1446
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-08-29T01:34:00

Description

The yam_ioctl function in drivers/net/hamradio/yam.c in the Linux kernel before 3.12.8 does not initialize a certain structure member, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information from kernel memory by leveraging the CAP_NET_ADMIN capability for an SIOCYAMGCFG ioctl call.