Bug 2281968 (CVE-2024-36000) - CVE-2024-36000 kernel: mm/hugetlb: fix missing hugetlb_lock for resv uncharge
Summary: CVE-2024-36000 kernel: mm/hugetlb: fix missing hugetlb_lock for resv uncharge
Status: NEW
Alias: CVE-2024-36000
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Product Security
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Depends On: 2281969
Blocks: 2282033
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Reported: 2024-05-20 17:41 UTC by Robb Gatica
Modified: 2024-07-01 11:41 UTC (History)
49 users (show)

Fixed In Version: kernel 6.1.91, kernel 6.6.30, kernel 6.8.9, kernel 6.9
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Description Robb Gatica 2024-05-20 17:41:30 UTC
In the Linux kernel, the following vulnerability has been resolved:

mm/hugetlb: fix missing hugetlb_lock for resv uncharge

The Linux kernel CVE team has assigned CVE-2024-36000 to this issue.

Upstream advisory:

Comment 1 Robb Gatica 2024-05-20 17:42:08 UTC
Created kernel tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 2281969]

Comment 5 Alex 2024-06-09 15:35:16 UTC
The result of automatic check (that is developed by Alexander Larkin) for this CVE-2024-36000 is: CHECK	Maybe valid. Check manually. with impact MODERATE (that is approximation based on flags LOCK  ; these flags parsed automatically based on patche data). Such automatic check happens only for Low/Moderates (and only when not from reporter, but parsing already existing CVE). Highs always checked manually (I check it myself and then we check it again in Remediation team). In rare cases some of the Moderates could be increased to High later.

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