CVE Details

Release Date:2018-07-30


The imon_probe function in drivers/media/rc/imon.c in the Linux kernelthrough 4.13.11 allows local users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted USB device.

See more information about CVE-2017-16537 from MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD

CVSS v2.0 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2.0 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score: 7.2 Base Metrics: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector: Local network Attack Complexity: Low
Authentication: None required Confidentiality Impact: Complete
Integrity Impact: Complete Availability Impact: Complete

Errata information

PlatformErrataRelease Date
Oracle Linux version 5 (kernel-uek)ELSA-2018-41102018-05-15
Oracle Linux version 6 (dtrace-modules-3.8.13-118.21.1.el6uek)ELSA-2018-41092018-05-15
Oracle Linux version 6 (kernel-uek)ELSA-2018-41092018-05-15
Oracle Linux version 6 (kernel-uek)ELSA-2018-41102018-05-15
Oracle Linux version 7 (dtrace-modules-3.8.13-118.21.1.el7uek)ELSA-2018-41092018-05-15
Oracle Linux version 7 (kernel-uek)ELSA-2018-41092018-05-15
Oracle VM version 3.3 (kernel-uek)OVMSA-2018-00442018-05-16

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