CVE-2019-19524

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Description

In the Linux kernel before 5.3.12, there is a use-after-free bug that can be caused by a malicious USB device in the drivers/input/ff-memless.c driver, aka CID-fa3a5a1880c9.

References

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-12/msg00029.html

http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/155890/Slackware-Security-Advisory-Slackware-14.2-kernel-Updates.html

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2019/12/03/4

https://cdn.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v5.x/ChangeLog-5.3.12

https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=fa3a5a1880c91bb92594ad42dfe9eedad7996b86

https://seclists.org/bugtraq/2020/Jan/10

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

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

https://usn.ubuntu.com/4227-1/

https://usn.ubuntu.com/4227-2/

https://usn.ubuntu.com/4228-1/

https://usn.ubuntu.com/4228-2/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-12-03

Updated: 2020-01-07

Type: CWE-416

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.9

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

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 4.6

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:P/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 0.9

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

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

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
150557SUSE SLES11 Security Update : kernel (SUSE-SU-2020:14354-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
149336NewStart CGSL CORE 5.04 / MAIN 5.04 : kernel Multiple Vulnerabilities (NS-SA-2021-0025)NessusNewStart CGSL Local Security Checks
medium
147318NewStart CGSL MAIN 6.02 : kernel Multiple Vulnerabilities (NS-SA-2021-0078)NessusNewStart CGSL Local Security Checks
high
145806CentOS 8 : kernel (CESA-2020:4431)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
medium
142430RHEL 8 : kernel (RHSA-2020:4431)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
142382RHEL 8 : kernel-rt (RHSA-2020:4609)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
141727Scientific Linux Security Update : kernel on SL7.x x86_64 (20201001)NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
high
141619CentOS 7 : kernel (CESA-2020:4060)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
high
141057RHEL 7 : kernel (RHSA-2020:4060)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
141026RHEL 7 : kernel-rt (RHSA-2020:4062)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
137516EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : kernel (EulerOS-SA-2020-1674)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
critical
137291Oracle Linux 7 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2020-5715)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
critical
137217OracleVM 3.4 : Unbreakable / etc (OVMSA-2020-0020) (Stack Clash)NessusOracleVM Local Security Checks
critical
137173Oracle Linux 6 / 7 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2020-5708) (Stack Clash)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
critical
136661SUSE SLES12 Security Update : kernel (SUSE-SU-2020:1255-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
136496RHEL 7 : kernel-alt (RHSA-2020:2104)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
136239EulerOS Virtualization for ARM 64 3.0.2.0 : kernel (EulerOS-SA-2020-1536)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
critical
135525EulerOS 2.0 SP3 : kernel (EulerOS-SA-2020-1396)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
critical
134363SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : kernel (SUSE-SU-2020:0613-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
134293SUSE SLES12 Security Update : kernel (SUSE-SU-2020:0584-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
134240Debian DLA-2114-1 : linux-4.9 security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
critical
133142Ubuntu 18.04 LTS : Linux kernel (HWE) vulnerabilities (USN-4225-2)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
critical
133101Debian DLA-2068-1 : linux security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
critical
132925SUSE SLES12 Security Update : kernel (SUSE-SU-2020:0093-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
132741Slackware 14.2 : Slackware 14.2 kernel (SSA:2020-008-01)NessusSlackware Local Security Checks
high
132692Ubuntu 16.04 LTS : linux, linux-aws, linux-kvm, linux-raspi2, linux-snapdragon (USN-4228-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
critical
132691Ubuntu 16.04 LTS / 18.04 LTS : linux, linux-aws, linux-aws-hwe, linux-azure, linux-gcp, linux-gke-4.15, (USN-4227-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
critical
132690Ubuntu 18.04 LTS / 19.04 : linux, linux-aws, linux-aws-5.0, linux-azure, linux-gcp, linux-gke-5.0, (USN-4226-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
critical
132689Ubuntu 18.04 LTS / 19.10 : linux, linux-aws, linux-azure, linux-azure-5.3, linux-gcp, linux-gcp-5.3, (USN-4225-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
critical
132605EulerOS 2.0 SP8 : kernel (EulerOS-SA-2020-1012)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
critical
132430SUSE SLES12 Security Update : kernel (SUSE-SU-2019:3389-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
132394SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : kernel (SUSE-SU-2019:3381-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
132390SUSE SLES12 Security Update : kernel (SUSE-SU-2019:3379-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
132360EulerOS 2.0 SP5 : kernel (EulerOS-SA-2019-2693)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
132237SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : kernel (SUSE-SU-2019:3317-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
132236SUSE SLES12 Security Update : kernel (SUSE-SU-2019:3316-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
132032openSUSE Security Update : the Linux Kernel (openSUSE-2019-2675)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical