Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 959210
CVE-2013-2058 Kernel: usb: chipidea: Allow disabling streaming not just in udc mode
Last modified: 2015-07-31 03:05:54 EDT
Linux kernel built with the ChipIdia Highspeed Dual Role Controller
(CONFIG_USB_CHIPIDEA) along with the ChipIdea host controller
(CONFIG_USB_CHIPIDEA_HOST) modules, is vulnerable to a kernel crash.
It could occur while streaming content over network via USB/Ethernet adapter.
A user/program could use this flaw to crash the kernel, resulting in DoS.
This issue does not affect the versions of Linux kernel as shipped with
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.
This issue affects the version of the kernel package as shipped with
Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2. Future kernel updates for Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2
may address this issue.
This issue has been addressed in following products:
MRG for RHEL-6 v.2
Via RHSA-2013:1264 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-1264.html