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CVE-2016-9794

Description

Race condition in the snd_pcm_period_elapsed function in sound/core/pcm_lib.c in the ALSA subsystem in the Linux kernel before 4.7 allows local users to cause a denial of service (use-after-free) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted SNDRV_PCM_TRIGGER_START command.


Affected Software


CPE Name Name Version
linux:linux_kernel linux linux kernel 3.10.105
linux:linux_kernel linux linux kernel 3.16.40
linux:linux_kernel linux linux kernel 3.2.85
linux:linux_kernel linux linux kernel 3.18.52
linux:linux_kernel linux linux kernel 4.7
linux:linux_kernel linux linux kernel 3.12.69
linux:linux_kernel linux linux kernel 4.4.37

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