CVE-2019-15118 Detail

Current Description

check_input_term in sound/usb/mixer.c in the Linux kernel through 5.2.9 mishandles recursion, leading to kernel stack exhaustion.


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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/155212/Slackware-Security-Advisory-Slackware-14.2-kernel-Updates.html
https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tiwai/sound.git/commit/?id=19bce474c45be69a284ecee660aa12d8f1e88f18 Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2019/09/msg00025.html
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2019/10/msg00000.html
https://lore.kernel.org/lkml/20190815043554.16623-1-benquike@gmail.com/ Patch  Third Party Advisory 
https://seclists.org/bugtraq/2019/Nov/11
https://seclists.org/bugtraq/2019/Sep/41
https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20190905-0002/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4147-1/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4162-1/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4162-2/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4163-1/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4163-2/
https://www.debian.org/security/2019/dsa-4531

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-400 Uncontrolled Resource Consumption cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-15118
NVD Published Date:
08/16/2019
NVD Last Modified:
09/05/2019
Source:
MITRE