CVE-2016-2547

2016-04-27T17:59:00
ID CVE-2016-2547
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-09-07T01:29:00

Description

sound/core/timer.c in the Linux kernel before 4.4.1 employs a locking approach that does not consider slave timer instances, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (race condition, use-after-free, and system crash) via a crafted ioctl call.