CVE-2019-18813

high

Description

A memory leak in the dwc3_pci_probe() function in drivers/usb/dwc3/dwc3-pci.c in the Linux kernel through 5.3.9 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) by triggering platform_device_add_properties() failures, aka CID-9bbfceea12a8.

References

https://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=9bbfceea12a8f145097a27d7c7267af25893c060

https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20191205-0001/

https://usn.ubuntu.com/4225-1/

https://usn.ubuntu.com/4225-2/

https://usn.ubuntu.com/4226-1/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-11-07

Updated: 2020-08-24

Type: CWE-401

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.8

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

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.1/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