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CVE-2019-16921

Published: 27 September 2019

In the Linux kernel before 4.17, hns_roce_alloc_ucontext in drivers/infiniband/hw/hns/hns_roce_main.c does not initialize the resp data structure, which might allow attackers to obtain sensitive information from kernel stack memory, aka CID-df7e40425813.

Priority

Medium

Cvss 3 Severity Score

7.5

Score breakdown

Status

Package Release Status
linux
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic Not vulnerable
(4.13.0-16.19)
disco Not vulnerable
(4.18.0-10.11)
trusty Ignored
(was needs-triage ESM criteria)
upstream
Released (2.6.12~rc2)
xenial Not vulnerable
(4.2.0-16.19)
Patches:
Introduced by

e088a685eae94a0607b8f7b99949a0e14d748813

Fixed by df7e40425813c50cd252e6f5e348a81ef1acae56
linux-aws
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic Not vulnerable
(4.15.0-1001.1)
disco Not vulnerable
(4.18.0-1002.3)
trusty Ignored
(was needs-triage ESM criteria)
upstream
Released (2.6.12~rc2)
xenial Not vulnerable
(4.4.0-1001.10)
linux-aws-hwe
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic Does not exist

disco Does not exist

trusty Does not exist

upstream
Released (2.6.12~rc2)
xenial Not vulnerable
(4.15.0-1030.31~16.04.1)
linux-azure
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic Not vulnerable
(4.15.0-1002.2)
disco Not vulnerable
(4.18.0-1003.3)
trusty Ignored
(was needs-triage ESM criteria)
upstream
Released (2.6.12~rc2)
xenial Not vulnerable
(4.11.0-1009.9)
linux-azure-edge
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic Not vulnerable
(4.15.0-1002.2)
disco Does not exist

trusty Does not exist

upstream
Released (2.6.12~rc2)
xenial Not vulnerable
(4.11.0-1009.9)
linux-gcp
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic Not vulnerable
(4.15.0-1001.1)
disco Not vulnerable
(4.18.0-1002.3)
trusty Does not exist

upstream
Released (2.6.12~rc2)
xenial Not vulnerable
(4.10.0-1004.4)
linux-gcp-edge
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic Not vulnerable
(4.15.0-1001.1)
disco Does not exist

trusty Does not exist

upstream
Released (2.6.12~rc2)
xenial Does not exist

linux-gke-4.15
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic Not vulnerable
(4.15.0-1030.32)
disco Does not exist

trusty Does not exist

upstream
Released (2.6.12~rc2)
xenial Does not exist

linux-gke-5.0
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic Not vulnerable
(5.0.0-1011.11~18.04.1)
disco Does not exist

trusty Does not exist

upstream
Released (2.6.12~rc2)
xenial Does not exist

linux-hwe
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic Not vulnerable
(4.18.0-13.14~18.04.1)
disco Does not exist

trusty Does not exist

upstream
Released (2.6.12~rc2)
xenial Not vulnerable
(4.8.0-36.36~16.04.1)
linux-hwe-edge
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic Not vulnerable
(5.0.0-15.16~18.04.1)
disco Does not exist

trusty Does not exist

upstream
Released (2.6.12~rc2)
xenial Not vulnerable
(4.8.0-36.36~16.04.1)
linux-kvm
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic Not vulnerable
(4.15.0-1002.2)
disco Not vulnerable
(4.18.0-1003.3)
trusty Does not exist

upstream
Released (2.6.12~rc2)
xenial Not vulnerable
(4.4.0-1004.9)
linux-lts-trusty
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic Does not exist

disco Does not exist

trusty Does not exist

upstream
Released (2.6.12~rc2)
xenial Does not exist

linux-lts-xenial
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic Does not exist

disco Does not exist

trusty Ignored
(was needs-triage ESM criteria)
upstream
Released (2.6.12~rc2)
xenial Does not exist

linux-oem
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic Not vulnerable
(4.15.0-1002.3)
disco Not vulnerable
(4.15.0-1021.24)
trusty Does not exist

upstream
Released (2.6.12~rc2)
xenial Ignored
(end of standard support, was needs-triage)
linux-oracle
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic Not vulnerable
(4.15.0-1007.9)
disco Not vulnerable
(4.15.0-1007.9)
trusty Does not exist

upstream
Released (2.6.12~rc2)
xenial Not vulnerable
(4.15.0-1007.9~16.04.1)
linux-raspi2
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic Not vulnerable
(4.13.0-1005.5)
disco Not vulnerable
(4.18.0-1005.7)
trusty Does not exist

upstream
Released (2.6.12~rc2)
xenial Not vulnerable
(4.2.0-1013.19)
linux-snapdragon
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
bionic Not vulnerable
(4.4.0-1077.82)
disco Not vulnerable
(5.0.0-1010.10)
trusty Does not exist

upstream
Released (2.6.12~rc2)
xenial Not vulnerable
(4.4.0-1012.12)

Severity score breakdown

Parameter Value
Base score 7.5
Attack vector Network
Attack complexity Low
Privileges required None
User interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality High
Integrity impact None
Availability impact None
Vector CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N