CVE-2019-15211

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2019-08-19
CWE:
CWE-416
Bugzilla:
1743544: CVE-2019-15211 kernel: use-after-free in drivers/media/v4l2-core/v4l2-dev.c

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

An issue was discovered in the Linux kernel before 5.2.6. There is a use-after-free caused by a malicious USB device in the drivers/media/v4l2-core/v4l2-dev.c driver because drivers/media/radio/radio-raremono.c does not properly allocate memory.

Find out more about CVE-2019-15211 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Statement

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5:
This vulnerability is currently targeted to be addressed in an upcoming release.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6:
This vulnerability is currently targeted to be addressed in an upcoming release.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7:
This vulnerability is currently targeted to be addressed in an upcoming release.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8:
This vulnerability is currently targeted to be addressed in an upcoming release.

Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2:
This vulnerability is currently targeted to be addressed in an upcoming release.

CVSS v3 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v3 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

CVSS3 Base Score 7.3
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Attack Vector Local
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2 kernel Affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 kernel Affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 kernel-rt Affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 kernel Affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 kernel-alt Affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 kernel Affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 kernel Affected
Unless explicitly stated as not affected, all previous versions of packages in any minor update stream of a product listed here should be assumed vulnerable, although may not have been subject to full analysis.
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