CVE-2015-7515

NameCVE-2015-7515
DescriptionThe aiptek_probe function in drivers/input/tablet/aiptek.c in the Linux kernel before 4.4 allows physically proximate attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) via a crafted USB device that lacks endpoints.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-3607-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: local)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
linux (PTS)wheezy3.2.78-1vulnerable
wheezy (security)3.2.93-1fixed
jessie3.16.43-2+deb8u2fixed
jessie (security)3.16.43-2+deb8u5fixed
stretch4.9.51-1fixed
stretch (security)4.9.30-2+deb9u5fixed
buster, sid4.13.4-2fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
linuxsource(unstable)4.4.2-1medium
linuxsourcejessie3.16.7-ckt25-2+deb8u2mediumDSA-3607-1
linuxsourcewheezy3.2.81-1medium

Notes

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1285326
https://os-s.net/advisories/OSS-2016-05_aiptek.pdf
Upstream commit: https://git.kernel.org/linus/8e20cf2bce122ce9262d6034ee5d5b76fbb92f96 (v4.4-rc6)

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