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CVE-2018-21008 Detail

Current Description

An issue was discovered in the Linux kernel before 4.16.7. A use-after-free can be caused by the function rsi_mac80211_detach in the file drivers/net/wireless/rsi/rsi_91x_mac80211.c.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 5.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-09/msg00064.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-09/msg00066.html
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/154951/Kernel-Live-Patch-Security-Notice-LSN-0058-1.html
https://cdn.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v4.x/ChangeLog-4.16.7 Mailing List Vendor Advisory
https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=abd39c6ded9db53aa44c2540092bdd5fb6590fa8 Mailing List Patch Vendor Advisory
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2019/09/msg00025.html
https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20191004-0001/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4162-1/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4162-2/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4163-1/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4163-2/

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-416 Use After Free NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
4.16.7


Change History

9 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-21008
NVD Published Date:
09/04/2019
NVD Last Modified:
09/24/2019