CVE-2016-7915

2016-11-16T05:59:00
ID CVE-2016-7915
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2018-01-05T02:31:00

Description

The hid_input_field function in drivers/hid/hid-core.c in the Linux kernel before 4.6 allows physically proximate attackers to obtain sensitive information from kernel memory or cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) by connecting a device, as demonstrated by a Logitech DJ receiver.