CVE-2015-7566

NameCVE-2015-7566
DescriptionThe clie_5_attach function in drivers/usb/serial/visor.c in the Linux kernel through 4.4.1 allows physically proximate attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact by inserting a USB device that lacks a bulk-out endpoint.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-412-1, DSA-3448-1
NVD severitymedium

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
linux (PTS)stretch4.9.228-1fixed
stretch (security)4.9.210-1+deb9u1fixed
buster4.19.146-1fixed
buster (security)4.19.152-1fixed
bullseye, sid5.9.1-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
linuxsourcewheezy3.2.73-2+deb7u3
linuxsourcejessie3.16.7-ckt20-1+deb8u3DSA-3448-1
linuxsource(unstable)4.3.3-6
linux-2.6sourcesqueeze2.6.32-48squeeze19DLA-412-1
linux-2.6source(unstable)(unfixed)

Notes

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1283371 (not (yet) public)
Proposed upstream patch: http://marc.info/?l=linux-usb&m=145260786729359&w=2

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