Bug 1743580 (CVE-2019-15213) - CVE-2019-15213 kernel: use-after-free caused by malicious USB device in drivers/media/usb/dvb-usb/dvb-usb-init.c
Summary: CVE-2019-15213 kernel: use-after-free caused by malicious USB device in drive...
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Status: NEW
Alias: CVE-2019-15213
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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medium
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Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1743581
Blocks: 1743583
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Reported: 2019-08-20 09:10 UTC by Dhananjay Arunesh
Modified: 2019-08-22 16:28 UTC (History)
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Description Dhananjay Arunesh 2019-08-20 09:10:56 UTC
A vulnerability was found in the Linux kernel. There is a use-after-free caused by a malicious USB device in the drivers/media/usb/dvb-usb/dvb-usb-init.c driver.

Reference:
https://cdn.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v5.x/ChangeLog-5.2.3
https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=6cf97230cd5f36b7665099083272595c55d72be7
https://syzkaller.appspot.com/bug?id=a53c9c9dd2981bfdbfbcbc1ddbd35595eda8bced

Comment 1 Dhananjay Arunesh 2019-08-20 09:11:47 UTC
Created kernel tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1743581]

Comment 2 Justin M. Forbes 2019-08-20 12:49:27 UTC
This was fixed for Fedora with the 5.2.3 stable updates.


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