RHEL 8 : kernel (RHSA-2020:1769)

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VPR Score: 6.7

Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

The remote Redhat Enterprise Linux 8 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the RHSA-2020:1769 advisory.

- kernel: nfs: NULL pointer dereference due to an anomalized NFS message sequence (CVE-2018-16871)

- Kernel: net: using kernel space address bits to derive IP ID may potentially break KASLR (CVE-2019-10639)

- kernel: An out-of-bounds read in drivers/scsi/qedi/qedi_dbg.c leading to crash or information disclosure (CVE-2019-15090)

- kernel: a NULL pointer dereference in drivers/net/wireless/ath/ath10k/usb.c leads to a crash (CVE-2019-15099)

- kernel: Null pointer dereference in the sound/usb/line6/pcm.c (CVE-2019-15221)

- kernel: unprivileged users able to create RAW sockets in AF_IEEE802154 network protocol. (CVE-2019-17053)

- kernel: unprivileged users able to create RAW sockets in AF_ISDN network protocol. (CVE-2019-17055)

- kernel: integer overflow in tcp_ack_update_rtt in net/ipv4/tcp_input.c (CVE-2019-18805)

- kernel: Two memory leaks in the mwifiex_pcie_init_evt_ring() function in drivers/net/wireless/marvell/mwifiex/pcie.c allows for a DoS (CVE-2019-19057)

- kernel: Memory leaks in drivers/net/wireless/ath/ath9k/htc_hst.c in the Linux kernel (DOS) (CVE-2019-19073)

- kernel: a memory leak in the ath9k management function in allows local DoS (CVE-2019-19074)

- kernel: information leak bug caused by a malicious USB device in the drivers/net/can/usb/peak_usb/pcan_usb_core.c driver (CVE-2019-19534)

- kernel: use-after-free in __blk_add_trace in kernel/trace/blktrace.c (CVE-2019-19768)

- kernel: when cpu.cfs_quota_us is used allows attackers to cause a denial of service against non-cpu-bound applications (CVE-2019-19922)

- kernel: memory leak in the kernel_read_file function in fs/exec.c allows to cause a denial of service (CVE-2019-8980)

- kernel: some ipv6 protocols not encrypted over ipsec tunnel. (CVE-2020-1749)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/476.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/200.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/125.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/20.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/119.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/250.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/250.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/190.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/400.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/400.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/400.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/400.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/400.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/400.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/400.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/400.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/119.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/400.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/772.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/200.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/416.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/400.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/400.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/319.html

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:1769

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-16871

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-10639

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-15090

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-15099

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-15221

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-17053

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-17055

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-18805

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-19045

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-19047

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-19055

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-19057

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-19058

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-19059

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-19065

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-19073

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-19074

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-19077

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-19534

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-19768

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-19922

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-8980

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2020-1749

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1655162

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1679972

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1729933

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1743526

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1743560

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1749974

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1758242

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1758248

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1771496

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1774933

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1774937

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1775050

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1783540

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1786164

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1792512

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/1809833

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 136115

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2020-1769.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2020/04/29

Updated: 2020/05/01

Dependencies: 12634, 122878

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-18805

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:8, cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:8::crb, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:8, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:8::baseos, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:bpftool, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-abi-whitelists, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-core, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-cross-headers, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-debug, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-debug-core, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-debug-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-debug-modules, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-debug-modules-extra, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-doc, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-headers, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-modules, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-modules-extra, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-tools, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-tools-libs, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-tools-libs-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-zfcpdump, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-zfcpdump-core, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-zfcpdump-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-zfcpdump-modules, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-zfcpdump-modules-extra, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:perf, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:python3-perf

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2020/04/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/02/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-16871, CVE-2019-8980, CVE-2019-10639, CVE-2019-15090, CVE-2019-15099, CVE-2019-15221, CVE-2019-17053, CVE-2019-17055, CVE-2019-18805, CVE-2019-19045, CVE-2019-19047, CVE-2019-19055, CVE-2019-19057, CVE-2019-19058, CVE-2019-19059, CVE-2019-19065, CVE-2019-19073, CVE-2019-19074, CVE-2019-19077, CVE-2019-19534, CVE-2019-19768, CVE-2019-19922, CVE-2020-1749

BID: 107120, 108547

RHSA: 2020:1769

CWE: 20, 119, 125, 190, 200, 250, 319, 400, 416, 476, 772