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The dvd_read_bca function in the DVD handling code in drivers/cdrom/cdrom.c in Linux kernel 2.2.16 and later versions assigns the wrong value to a length variable which allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a crafted USB Storage device that triggers a buffer overflow.

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The dvd_read_bca function in the DVD handling code in drivers/cdrom/cdrom.c in Linux kernel 2.2.16 and later versions assigns the wrong value to a length variable which allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a crafted USB Storage device that triggers a buffer overflow.

Family:
unix
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
  • CentOS Linux 3
  • Oracle Linux 4
  • CentOS Linux 4
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2006-2935
Product(s):