Linux kernel vulnerability

2016-03-14T00:00:00
ID USN-2928-1
Type ubuntu
Reporter Ubuntu
Modified 2016-03-14T00:00:00

Description

Andrey Konovalov discovered that the ALSA USB MIDI driver incorrectly performed a double-free. A local attacker with physical access could use this to cause a denial of service (system crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code with administrative privileges.