CVE-2019-12818

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Description

An issue was discovered in the Linux kernel before 4.20.15. The nfc_llcp_build_tlv function in net/nfc/llcp_commands.c may return NULL. If the caller does not check for this, it will trigger a NULL pointer dereference. This will cause denial of service. This affects nfc_llcp_build_gb in net/nfc/llcp_core.c.

References

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-06/msg00039.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-06/msg00040.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-06/msg00048.html

http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/154245/Kernel-Live-Patch-Security-Notice-LSN-0054-1.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/108776

https://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=58bdd544e2933a21a51eecf17c3f5f94038261b5

https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/58bdd544e2933a21a51eecf17c3f5f94038261b5

https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20190710-0002/

https://support.f5.com/csp/article/K91444306

https://usn.ubuntu.com/4094-1/

https://usn.ubuntu.com/4118-1/

https://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v4.x/ChangeLog-4.20.15

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-06-14

Updated: 2019-06-18

Type: CWE-476

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 5

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.5

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

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

View all (18 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
144831EulerOS Virtualization 3.0.2.6 : kernel (EulerOS-SA-2021-1056)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
critical
131845EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : kernel (EulerOS-SA-2019-2353)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
critical
130736EulerOS 2.0 SP3 : kernel (EulerOS-SA-2019-2274)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
critical
130663EulerOS 2.0 SP5 : kernel (EulerOS-SA-2019-2201)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
critical
129284SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : kernel-source-rt (SUSE-SU-2019:2430-1) (MDSUM/RIDL) (MFBDS/RIDL/ZombieLoad) (MLPDS/RIDL) (MSBDS/Fallout) (SACK Panic) (SACK Slowness) (Spectre)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
128929EulerOS Virtualization for ARM 64 3.0.2.0 : kernel (EulerOS-SA-2019-1926)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
critical
128478Ubuntu 16.04 LTS / 18.04 LTS : linux-aws vulnerabilities (USN-4118-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
critical
127889Ubuntu 16.04 LTS / 18.04 LTS : Linux kernel vulnerabilities (USN-4094-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
high
126811SUSE SLES12 Security Update : kernel (SUSE-SU-2019:1870-1) (SACK Slowness)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
126744SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : kernel (SUSE-SU-2019:1855-1) (SACK Slowness)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
126742SUSE SLES12 Security Update : kernel (SUSE-SU-2019:1852-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
126741SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : kernel (SUSE-SU-2019:1851-1) (SACK Slowness)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
126691SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : kernel (SUSE-SU-2019:1829-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
126688SUSE SLES12 Security Update : kernel (SUSE-SU-2019:1823-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
126059openSUSE Security Update : the Linux Kernel (openSUSE-2019-1571) (SACK Panic) (SACK Slowness)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
126045SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : kernel (SUSE-SU-2019:1550-1) (MDSUM/RIDL) (MFBDS/RIDL/ZombieLoad) (MLPDS/RIDL) (MSBDS/Fallout) (SACK Panic) (SACK Slowness) (Spectre)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
126040openSUSE Security Update : the Linux Kernel (openSUSE-2019-1579) (SACK Panic) (SACK Slowness)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
126033openSUSE Security Update : the Linux Kernel (openSUSE-2019-1570) (SACK Panic) (SACK Slowness)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high