CVE-2004-0685

NameCVE-2004-0685
DescriptionCertain USB drivers in the Linux 2.4 kernel use the copy_to_user function on uninitialized structures, which could allow local users to obtain sensitive information by reading memory that was not cleared from previous usage.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1067-1, DSA-1069-1, DSA-1070-1, DSA-1082-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: local)
Debian/oldstablenot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot known to be vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot known to be vulnerable.

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
kernel-image-sparc-2.4sourcewoody26woody1mediumDSA-1070-1
kernel-patch-2.4.19-mipssourcewoody2.4.19-0.020911.1.woody5mediumDSA-1070-1
kernel-source-2.4.16sourcewoody2.4.16-1woody2mediumDSA-1067-1
kernel-source-2.4.17sourcewoody2.4.17-1woody4mediumDSA-1082-1
kernel-source-2.4.18sourcewoody2.4.18-14.4mediumDSA-1069-1
kernel-source-2.4.19sourcewoody2.4.19-4.woody3mediumDSA-1070-1
kernel-source-2.4.27source(unstable)2.4.27-1medium

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