Realtek USB Driver API buffer overflow

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A vulnerability was found in Realtek USB Driver (Hardware Driver Software) (version now known). It has been declared as critical. This vulnerability affects some unknown processing of the component API. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a buffer overflow vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-120. The product copies an input buffer to an output buffer without verifying that the size of the input buffer is less than the size of the output buffer, leading to a buffer overflow. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

Realtek USB driver has a buffer overflow vulnerability due to insufficient parameter length verification in the API function. An unauthenticated LAN attacker can exploit this vulnerability to disrupt services.

The weakness was published 06/20/2022. The advisory is available at twcert.org.tw. This vulnerability was named CVE-2022-21742 since 11/19/2021. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

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VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.1

VulDB Base Score: 6.3
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Class: Buffer overflow
CWE: CWE-120 / CWE-119
ATT&CK: Unknown

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Remote: Partially

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Sourcesinfo

Advisory: twcert.org.tw
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2022-21742 (🔍)

Entryinfo

Created: 06/20/2022 02:33 PM
Changes: 06/20/2022 02:33 PM (48)
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