Your submission was sent successfully! Close

CVE-2014-2672

Published: 1 April 2014

Race condition in the ath_tx_aggr_sleep function in drivers/net/wireless/ath/ath9k/xmit.c in the Linux kernel before 3.13.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (system crash) via a large amount of network traffic that triggers certain list deletions.

From the Ubuntu security team

Max Sydorenko discovered a race condition in the Atheros 9k wireless driver in the Linux kernel. This race could be exploited by remote attackers to cause a denial of service (system crash).

Priority

Medium

Status

Package Release Status
linux
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
Patches:
Introduced by

5519541d5a5f19893546883547e2f0f2e5934df7

Fixed by 21f8aaee0c62708654988ce092838aa7df4d25d8
linux-2.6
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-armadaxp
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
This package is not directly supported by the Ubuntu Security Team
linux-aws
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-ec2
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-flo
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-fsl-imx51
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-gke
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-goldfish
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-grouper
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-hwe
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-hwe-edge
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-linaro-omap
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-linaro-shared
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-linaro-vexpress
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-lts-quantal
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-lts-raring
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-lts-saucy
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-lts-trusty
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-lts-utopic
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-lts-vivid
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-lts-wily
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-lts-xenial
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-maguro
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-mako
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-manta
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-mvl-dove
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-qcm-msm
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-raspi2
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-snapdragon
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)
linux-ti-omap4
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
upstream
Released (3.14~rc6)