Bug 1669449 - CVE-2019-3819 kernel: infinite loop in drivers/hid/hid-debug.c:hid_debug_events_read() [fedora-all]
Summary: CVE-2019-3819 kernel: infinite loop in drivers/hid/hid-debug.c:hid_debug_even...
Status: CLOSED UPSTREAM
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel
Version: 29
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
low
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Kernel Maintainer List
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
URL:
Whiteboard:
Keywords: Security, SecurityTracking
Depends On:
Blocks: CVE-2019-3819
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2019-01-25 10:23 UTC by Vladis Dronov
Modified: 2019-01-28 13:15 UTC (History)
17 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2019-01-28 13:15:10 UTC


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Description Vladis Dronov 2019-01-25 10:23:41 UTC
This is an automatically created tracking bug!  It was created to ensure
that one or more security vulnerabilities are fixed in affected versions
of fedora-all.

For comments that are specific to the vulnerability please use bugs filed
against the "Security Response" product referenced in the "Blocks" field.

For more information see:
http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Security/TrackingBugs

When submitting as an update, use the fedpkg template provided in the next
comment(s).  This will include the bug IDs of this tracking bug as well as
the relevant top-level CVE bugs.

Please also mention the CVE IDs being fixed in the RPM changelog and the
fedpkg commit message.

NOTE: this issue affects multiple supported versions of Fedora. While only
one tracking bug has been filed, please correct all affected versions at
the same time.  If you need to fix the versions independent of each other,
you may clone this bug as appropriate.

Reproducers, if any, will remain confidential and never be made public, unless done so by the security team.

Comment 1 Vladis Dronov 2019-01-25 10:23:44 UTC
Use the following template to for the 'fedpkg update' request to submit an
update for this issue as it contains the top-level parent bug(s) as well as
this tracking bug.  This will ensure that all associated bugs get updated
when new packages are pushed to stable.

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# bugfix, security, enhancement, newpackage (required)
type=security

# low, medium, high, urgent (required)
severity=low

# testing, stable
request=testing

# Bug numbers: 1234,9876
bugs=1669187,1669449

# Description of your update
notes=Security fix for [PUT CVEs HERE]

# Enable request automation based on the stable/unstable karma thresholds
autokarma=True
stable_karma=3
unstable_karma=-3

# Automatically close bugs when this marked as stable
close_bugs=True

# Suggest that users restart after update
suggest_reboot=False

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Additionally, you may opt to use the bodhi web interface to submit updates:

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/new

Comment 2 Justin M. Forbes 2019-01-28 13:15:10 UTC
Closing this for Fedora. While it will be updated a fix flows from upstream, only root can trigger this DoS.  There are really no security implications, root can also 'shutdown now -h'.  It is not worth tracking this bug separately.


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