CVE-2019-14895 Detail

Current Description

A heap-based buffer overflow was discovered in the Linux kernel, all versions 3.x.x and 4.x.x before 4.18.0, in Marvell WiFi chip driver. The flaw could occur when the station attempts a connection negotiation during the handling of the remote devices country settings. This could allow the remote device to cause a denial of service (system crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Nist CVSS score does not match with CNA score
CNA:  Red Hat, Inc.
Base Score:  8.0 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:A/AC:L/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/2019-12/msg00029.html
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/155879/Kernel-Live-Patch-Security-Notice-LSN-0061-1.html
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/156185/Kernel-Live-Patch-Security-Notice-LSN-0062-1.html
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:0328
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:0339
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:0374
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:0375
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:0543
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:0592
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:0609
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:0653
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:0661
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:0664
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2019-14895 Issue Tracking  Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2020/01/msg00013.html
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2020/03/msg00001.html
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/D4ISVNIC44SOGXTUBCIZFSUNQJ5LRKNZ/ Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/MN6MLCN7G7VFTSXSZYXKXEFCUMFBUAXQ/ Mailing List  Third Party Advisory 
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4225-1/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4225-2/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4226-1/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4227-1/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4227-2/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4228-1/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4228-2/
https://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2019/11/22/2 Mailing List  Patch  Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-787 Out-of-bounds Write cwe source acceptance level NIST  
CWE-122 Heap-based Buffer Overflow Reference acceptance level Red Hat, Inc.  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-14895
NVD Published Date:
11/29/2019
NVD Last Modified:
12/12/2019
Source:
MITRE