CVE-2019-19061

HIGH
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Description

A memory leak in the adis_update_scan_mode_burst() function in drivers/iio/imu/adis_buffer.c in the Linux kernel before 5.3.9 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption), aka CID-9c0530e898f3.

References

https://cdn.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v5.x/ChangeLog-5.3.9

https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/9c0530e898f384c5d279bfcebd8bb17af1105873

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

https://usn.ubuntu.com/4208-1/

https://usn.ubuntu.com/4526-1/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-11-18

Updated: 2020-09-25

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

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

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

Tenable Plugins

View all (6 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
148498Ubuntu 16.04 LTS : Linux kernel vulnerabilities (USN-4904-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
medium
140722Ubuntu 16.04 LTS / 18.04 LTS : Linux kernel vulnerabilities (USN-4526-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
high
139858Amazon Linux 2 : kernel (ALAS-2020-1480)NessusAmazon Linux Local Security Checks
medium
132605EulerOS 2.0 SP8 : kernel (EulerOS-SA-2020-1012)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
critical
131805EulerOS 2.0 SP5 : kernel (EulerOS-SA-2019-2531)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
131562Ubuntu 18.04 LTS / 19.10 : linux, linux-aws, linux-gcp, linux-gcp-5.3, linux-kvm, linux-oracle (USN-4208-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
critical