Bug 1746725 (CVE-2019-15504)

Summary: CVE-2019-15504 kernel: double free in drivers/net/wireless/rsi/rsi_91x_usb.c via crafted USB device
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Dhananjay Arunesh <darunesh>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
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Version: unspecifiedCC: acaringi, airlied, bhu, blc, brdeoliv, bskeggs, dhoward, dvlasenk, fhrbata, hdegoede, hkrzesin, ichavero, itamar, jarodwilson, jeremy, jforbes, jglisse, jlelli, john.j5live, jonathan, josef, jshortt, jstancek, jwboyer, kernel-maint, kernel-mgr, labbott, lgoncalv, linville, masami256, mchehab, mickygough, mjg59, mlangsdo, nmurray, plougher, rvrbovsk, steved, torez, williams, wmealing, yozone
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OS: Linux   
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Bug Depends On: 1746726    
Bug Blocks: 1746727    

Description Dhananjay Arunesh 2019-08-29 07:29:07 UTC
A vulnerability was found in drivers/net/wireless/rsi/rsi_91x_usb.c in the Linux kernel has a Double Free via crafted USB device traffic (which may be remote via usbip or usbredir).


Comment 1 Dhananjay Arunesh 2019-08-29 07:29:44 UTC
Created kernel tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1746726]

Comment 2 Wade Mealing 2019-12-04 08:05:48 UTC

This flaw is classified in the attack vector (local) that the device appears to the kernel.  Local attacks would not be considered remote attacks if the attacker must first ssh in.  

Red Hat Enterprise Enterprise Linux does not ship a kernel with this network device enabled.