Bug 2140985 (CVE-2022-3903) - CVE-2022-3903 kernel: An invalid pipe direction in the mceusb driver cause the kernel to DOS
Summary: CVE-2022-3903 kernel: An invalid pipe direction in the mceusb driver cause th...
Status: NEW
Alias: CVE-2022-3903
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 2141130 2141132 2141127 2141129 2141131
Blocks: 2135320
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Reported: 2022-11-08 10:25 UTC by Alex
Modified: 2022-12-31 23:34 UTC (History)
51 users (show)

Fixed In Version: Linux kernel 6.1-rc5
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An incorrect read request flaw was found in the Infrared Transceiver USB driver in the Linux kernel. This issue occurs when a user attaches a malicious USB device. A local user could use this flaw to starve the resources, causing denial of service or potentially crashing the system.
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Description Alex 2022-11-08 10:25:52 UTC
A flaw incorrect read request in Infrared Transceiver USB driver found that leads to invalid pipe direction warning in the mceusb driver.
When local user attach such USB device, the kernel warning happens.


Comment 1 Alex 2022-11-08 21:19:14 UTC
Created kernel tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 2141127]

Comment 6 Justin M. Forbes 2022-11-16 16:40:16 UTC
This was fixed for Fedora with the 5.19.8 stable kernel update.

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