CVE-2020-29370

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Description

An issue was discovered in kmem_cache_alloc_bulk in mm/slub.c in the Linux kernel before 5.5.11. The slowpath lacks the required TID increment, aka CID-fd4d9c7d0c71.

References

https://bugs.chromium.org/p/project-zero/issues/detail?id=2022

https://cdn.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v5.x/ChangeLog-5.5.11

https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=fd4d9c7d0c71866ec0c2825189ebd2ce35bd95b8

https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20201218-0001/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2020-11-28

Updated: 2020-12-18

Type: CWE-362

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.4

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 3.4

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7

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

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 1

Severity: HIGH

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

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

Tenable Plugins

View all (12 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
151419EulerOS Virtualization 3.0.2.2 : kernel (EulerOS-SA-2021-2140)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
151229EulerOS Virtualization 3.0.6.6 : kernel (EulerOS-SA-2021-2040)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
148041EulerOS 2.0 SP5 : kernel (EulerOS-SA-2021-1684)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
147512EulerOS Virtualization 2.9.1 : kernel (EulerOS-SA-2021-1604)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
146282openSUSE Security Update : RT kernel (openSUSE-2021-242)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
145320openSUSE Security Update : the Linux Kernel (openSUSE-2021-60)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
145201EulerOS 2.0 SP3 : kernel (EulerOS-SA-2021-1079)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
145025SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : kernel (SUSE-SU-2021:0117-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
144959SUSE SLES15 Security Update : kernel (SUSE-SU-2021:0108-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
144731EulerOS Virtualization for ARM 64 3.0.2.0 : kernel (EulerOS-SA-2021-1039)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
144693EulerOS 2.0 SP9 : kernel (EulerOS-SA-2021-1028)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
high
144168EulerOS 2.0 SP8 : kernel (EulerOS-SA-2020-2514)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
medium