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CVE-2019-11599 Detail

Current Description

The coredump implementation in the Linux kernel before 5.0.10 does not use locking or other mechanisms to prevent vma layout or vma flags changes while it runs, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information, cause a denial of service, or possibly have unspecified other impact by triggering a race condition with mmget_not_zero or get_task_mm calls. This is related to fs/userfaultfd.c, mm/mmap.c, fs/proc/task_mmu.c, and drivers/infiniband/core/uverbs_main.c.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.0 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-07/msg00014.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-07/msg00025.html
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/152663/Linux-Missing-Lockdown.html Exploit Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/153702/Slackware-Security-Advisory-Slackware-14.2-kernel-Updates.html
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2019/04/29/1 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2019/04/29/2 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2019/04/30/1 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/108113 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:2029
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:2043
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:3309
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:3517
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:0100
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:0103
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:0179
https://bugs.chromium.org/p/project-zero/issues/detail?id=1790 Exploit Mailing List Third Party Advisory
https://cdn.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v4.x/ChangeLog-4.14.114 Mailing List Vendor Advisory
https://cdn.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v4.x/ChangeLog-4.19.37 Mailing List Vendor Advisory
https://cdn.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v5.x/ChangeLog-5.0.10 Mailing List Vendor Advisory
https://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=04f5866e41fb70690e28397487d8bd8eea7d712a Mailing List Patch Vendor Advisory
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/04f5866e41fb70690e28397487d8bd8eea7d712a Patch Third Party Advisory
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2019/05/msg00041.html
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2019/05/msg00042.html
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2019/06/msg00011.html
https://seclists.org/bugtraq/2019/Jul/33
https://seclists.org/bugtraq/2019/Jun/26
https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20190517-0002/
https://support.f5.com/csp/article/K51674118
https://support.f5.com/csp/article/K51674118?utm_source=f5support&utm_medium=RSS
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4069-1/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4069-2/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4095-1/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4115-1/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4118-1/
https://www.debian.org/security/2019/dsa-4465
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/46781/ Exploit Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-362 Concurrent Execution using Shared Resource with Improper Synchronization ('Race Condition') 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)
5.0.10


Change History

27 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-11599
NVD Published Date:
04/29/2019
NVD Last Modified:
05/28/2019