Bug 1316993 (CVE-2016-3139) - CVE-2016-3139 kernel: Crash on invalid USB device descriptors (wacom driver)
Summary: CVE-2016-3139 kernel: Crash on invalid USB device descriptors (wacom driver)
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Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: CVE-2016-3139
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1283375 1283377 1317010
Blocks: 1317020
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2016-03-11 16:21 UTC by Adam Mariš
Modified: 2019-09-29 13:45 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2016-03-15 10:56:13 UTC


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Description Adam Mariš 2016-03-11 16:21:58 UTC
Kernel crash occurs when presented a buggy USB device which requires wacom driver, causing null pointer dereference.

Product bugs:

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1283375
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1283377

Comment 2 Adam Mariš 2016-03-11 17:04:39 UTC
Created kernel tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1317010]

Comment 3 Adam Mariš 2016-03-14 10:00:57 UTC
Public via:

http://seclists.org/bugtraq/2016/Mar/60

CVE request and assignment:

http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2016/q1/606

http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2016/q1/623

Upstream commit: the upstream driver was rebased and does not have this bug, so this bug is rhel7-only and there is no upstream commit.

Comment 4 Vladis Dronov 2016-03-15 10:48:18 UTC
Acknowledgements:

Name: Ralf Spenneberg (OpenSource Security)

Comment 5 Vladis Dronov 2016-03-15 10:51:51 UTC
Statement:

This issue affects the Linux kernel packages as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, 6, 7 and MRG-2. This has been rated as having Low security impact and is not currently planned to be addressed in future updates. For additional information, refer to the Red Hat Enterprise Linux Life Cycle: https://access.redhat.com/support/policy/updates/errata/.


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