CVE-2018-9516

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Description

In hid_debug_events_read of drivers/hid/hid-debug.c, there is a possible out of bounds write due to a missing bounds check. This could lead to local escalation of privilege with System execution privileges needed. User interaction is not needed for exploitation. Product: Android Versions: Android kernel Android ID: A-71361580.

References

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:2029

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:2043

https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/10/msg00003.html

https://source.android.com/security/bulletin/pixel/2018-09-01

https://usn.ubuntu.com/3871-1/

https://usn.ubuntu.com/3871-3/

https://usn.ubuntu.com/3871-4/

https://usn.ubuntu.com/3871-5/

https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4308

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-11-06

Updated: 2019-08-06

Type: CWE-787

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.2

Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (27 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
129063Amazon Linux 2 : kernel (ALAS-2019-1278)NessusAmazon Linux Local Security Checks
high
129005Amazon Linux AMI : kernel (ALAS-2019-1278)NessusAmazon Linux Local Security Checks
high
128651CentOS 7 : kernel (CESA-2019:2029)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
medium
128226Scientific Linux Security Update : kernel on SL7.x x86_64 (20190806)NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
medium
127655RHEL 7 : kernel-rt (RHSA-2019:2043)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
127650RHEL 7 : kernel (RHSA-2019:2029)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
125514EulerOS 2.0 SP3 : kernel (EulerOS-SA-2019-1587)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
125513EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : kernel (EulerOS-SA-2019-1586)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
125283SUSE SLES12 Security Update : kernel (SUSE-SU-2019:1289-1) (MDSUM/RIDL) (MFBDS/RIDL/ZombieLoad) (MLPDS/RIDL) (MSBDS/Fallout)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
124836EulerOS Virtualization 3.0.1.0 : kernel (EulerOS-SA-2019-1515)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
critical
123727EulerOS Virtualization 2.5.3 : kernel (EulerOS-SA-2019-1259)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
122343SUSE SLES12 Security Update : kernel (SUSE-SU-2019:0439-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
122052Ubuntu 14.04 LTS / 16.04 LTS / 18.04 LTS : linux-azure vulnerabilities (USN-3871-5)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
high
121605OracleVM 3.4 : Unbreakable / etc (OVMSA-2019-0002)NessusOracleVM Local Security Checks
high
121594Ubuntu 16.04 LTS : linux-hwe, linux-aws-hwe, linux-gcp vulnerabilities (USN-3871-4)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
high
121593Ubuntu 18.04 LTS : linux-aws, linux-gcp, linux-kvm, linux-oem, linux-raspi2 vulnerabilities (USN-3871-3)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
high
121592Ubuntu 18.04 LTS : Linux kernel regression (USN-3871-2)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
high
121469Ubuntu 18.04 LTS : Linux kernel vulnerabilities (USN-3871-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
high
121468SUSE SLES11 Security Update : kernel (SUSE-SU-2019:13937-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
121208SUSE SLES12 Security Update : kernel (SUSE-SU-2019:0095-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
120977Oracle Linux 6 / 7 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2019-4316)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
high
120976Oracle Linux 6 / 7 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2019-4315)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
high
119077openSUSE Security Update : the Linux Kernel (openSUSE-2018-1427)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
118952SUSE SLES11 Security Update : kernel (SUSE-SU-2018:3746-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
118882SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : kernel (SUSE-SU-2018:3689-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
117908Debian DLA-1531-1 : linux-4.9 security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
high
117862Debian DSA-4308-1 : linux - security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
high