CVE-2019-18282 Detail

Current Description

The flow_dissector feature in the Linux kernel 4.3 through 5.x before 5.3.10 has a device tracking vulnerability, aka CID-55667441c84f. This occurs because the auto flowlabel of a UDP IPv6 packet relies on a 32-bit hashrnd value as a secret, and because jhash (instead of siphash) is used. The hashrnd value remains the same starting from boot time, and can be inferred by an attacker. This affects net/core/flow_dissector.c and related code.


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Severity



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NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  5.3 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N


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Hyperlink Resource
https://cdn.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v5.x/ChangeLog-5.3.10 Mailing List  Vendor Advisory 
https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/stable/linux.git/commit/?id=55667441c84fa5e0911a0aac44fb059c15ba6da2 Mailing List  Patch  Vendor Advisory 
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2020/03/msg00001.html
https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20200204-0002/
https://www.computer.org/csdl/proceedings-article/sp/2020/349700b594/1j2LgrHDR2o

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-18282
NVD Published Date:
01/16/2020
NVD Last Modified:
02/04/2020
Source:
MITRE