CVE-2015-5697

2015-08-31T06:59:14
ID CVE-2015-5697
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2017-09-20T21:29:13

Description

The get_bitmap_file function in drivers/md/md.c in the Linux kernel before 4.1.6 does not initialize a certain bitmap data structure, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information from kernel memory via a GET_BITMAP_FILE ioctl call.