Bug 1696015 (CVE-2019-3892) - CVE-2019-3892 kernel: fix race condition between mmget_not_zero()/get_task_mm() and core dumping
Summary: CVE-2019-3892 kernel: fix race condition between mmget_not_zero()/get_task_mm...
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Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 1705937
Alias: CVE-2019-3892
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Blocks: 1696007 1696223
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Reported: 2019-04-04 02:55 UTC by Wade Mealing
Modified: 2019-09-29 15:10 UTC (History)
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A race condition was found between between mmget_not_zero()/get_task_mm() when core dumping tasks. A local attacker is able to exploit race condition where locking of semaphore would allow an attacker to leak kernel memory to userspace.
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Last Closed: 2019-05-03 09:11:53 UTC


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Description Wade Mealing 2019-04-04 02:55:40 UTC
A race condition was found between between mmget_not_zero()/get_task_mm() when core dumping tasks. A local attacker is able to exploit race condition where locking of semaphore would allow an attacker to leak kernel memory to userspace.


Upstream patch:
https://marc.info/?l=linux-mm&m=155355419911404&w=2

Comment 1 Wade Mealing 2019-04-04 02:56:26 UTC
Acknowledgments:

Name: Andrea Arcangeli (Red Hat Engineering)

Comment 4 Wade Mealing 2019-04-04 06:46:36 UTC
Created kernel tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1696078]

Comment 6 Vladis Dronov 2019-05-02 09:20:16 UTC
Note:

CVE-2019-11599 was kept and CVE-2019-3892 REJECTed as reservation duplicate of CVE-2019-11599:

https://seclists.org/oss-sec/2019/q2/77

https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2019-3892

Comment 7 msiddiqu 2019-05-03 09:11:53 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 1705937 ***


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