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CVE-2019-15291 Detail

Current Description

An issue was discovered in the Linux kernel through 5.2.9. There is a NULL pointer dereference caused by a malicious USB device in the flexcop_usb_probe function in the drivers/media/usb/b2c2/flexcop-usb.c driver.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 4.6 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:P/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-10/msg00036.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-10/msg00037.html
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2019/08/20/2 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2019/08/22/1 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20190905-0002/
https://syzkaller.appspot.com/bug?id=c0203bd72037d07493f4b7562411e4f5f4553a8f Exploit Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-476 NULL Pointer Dereference NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
5.2.9


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-15291
NVD Published Date:
08/20/2019
NVD Last Modified:
09/05/2019