Linux Kernel up to 5.0.13 USB Device drivers/usb/misc/yurex.c denial of service – Digitalmunition

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Published on August 20th, 2019 📆 | 8248 Views ⚑


Linux Kernel up to 5.0.13 USB Device drivers/usb/misc/yurex.c denial of service

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A vulnerability was found in Linux Kernel up to 5.0.13 (Operating System). It has been classified as problematic. This affects an unknown part of the file drivers/usb/misc/yurex.c of the component USB Device Handler. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a denial of service vulnerability (NULL Pointer Dereference). CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-476. This is going to have an impact on availability.

The weakness was published 08/19/2019. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2019-15216 since 08/19/2019. An attack has to be approached locally. Technical details are known, but no exploit is available.

Upgrading to version 5.0.14 eliminates this vulnerability.

Similar entries are available at 140329, 140328, 140327 and 140326.




VulDB Meta Base Score: 2.1
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 2.0

VulDB Base Score: 2.1
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Class: Denial of service / NULL Pointer Dereference (CWE-476)
Local: Yes
Remote: No

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Status: Not defined

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Upgrade: Kernel 5.0.14

08/19/2019 Advisory disclosed
08/19/2019 +0 days CVE assigned
08/20/2019 +1 days VulDB entry created
08/20/2019 +0 days VulDB last updateVendor:
CVE: CVE-2019-15216 (🔒)
See also: 🔒Created: 08/20/2019 07:14 AM
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