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Date: Sat, 29 Oct 2022 15:40:42 -0400
From: Demi Marie Obenour <>
Cc: Jisoo Jang <>,
	Minsuk Kang <>
Subject: Re: CVE-2022-3628: A USB-accessible buffer overflow
 in Linux kernel driver

On Sat, Oct 29, 2022 at 05:33:21PM +0900, Dokyung Song wrote:
> === Description ===
> An intra-object buffer overflow was found in brcmfmac (an upstream
> Broadcom's USB Wi-Fi driver), which can be triggered by a malicious USB
> device.
> As the object where the overflow could occur contains multiple function
> pointers (e.g., bus_reset.func), with knowledge of the code layout (i.e.,
> KASLR needs bypassing) the vulnerability could potentially be exploited by
> an attacker who controls USB messages. Without knowledge of the code
> layout, the consequence is a DoS.

Can this be exploited by means of e.g. partial function pointer
overwrites without having to bypass KASLR?
Demi Marie Obenour (she/her/hers)
Invisible Things Lab

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