Bug 1510832 (CVE-2017-16530) - CVE-2017-16530 kernel: out-of-bounds read in drivers/usb/storage/uas-detect{.h,.c}
Summary: CVE-2017-16530 kernel: out-of-bounds read in drivers/usb/storage/uas-detect{....
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Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: CVE-2017-16530
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: 1510854
Blocks: 1510843
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Reported: 2017-11-08 10:12 UTC by Adam Mariš
Modified: 2021-02-17 01:16 UTC (History)
47 users (show)

Fixed In Version: kernel 4.13.6
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
The uas driver in the Linux kernel before 4.13.6 allows local users to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and system crash), or possibly have unspecified other impacts via a crafted USB device, related to drivers/usb/storage/uas-detect.h and drivers/usb/storage/uas.c.
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Last Closed: 2018-01-28 00:55:45 UTC
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Description Adam Mariš 2017-11-08 10:12:47 UTC
The uas driver in the Linux kernel before 4.13.6 allows local users to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and system crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted USB device, related to drivers/usb/storage/uas-detect.h and drivers/usb/storage/uas.c.

References:

https://groups.google.com/forum/#!msg/syzkaller/pCswO77gRlM/VHuPOftgAwAJ

http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2017/q4/223

An upstream patch:

https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=786de92b3cb26012d3d0f00ee37adf14527f35c4

Comment 1 Adam Mariš 2017-11-08 10:26:45 UTC
Created kernel tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1510854]

Comment 2 Justin M. Forbes 2017-11-08 13:44:00 UTC
This was fixed in the 4.13.6 stable kernel update for Fedora

Comment 5 Vladis Dronov 2018-01-28 00:55:45 UTC
Statement:

This issue does not affect the Linux kernel packages as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, 6 and Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2, as a code with the flaw is not present or is not built in the products listed.

This issue affects the versions of the Linux kernel as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7, its real-time kernel, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 for ARM 64 and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 for Power 9 LE. 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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