CVE-2018-5953

NameCVE-2018-5953
DescriptionThe swiotlb_print_info function in lib/swiotlb.c in the Linux kernel through 4.14.14 allows local users to obtain sensitive address information by reading dmesg data from a "software IO TLB" printk call.
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-1731-1
NVD severitylow (attack range: local)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
linux (PTS)jessie3.16.56-1+deb8u1vulnerable
jessie (security)3.16.74-1fixed
stretch4.9.189-3fixed
stretch (security)4.9.189-3+deb9u1fixed
buster4.19.67-2fixed
buster (security)4.19.67-2+deb10u1fixed
bullseye, sid5.2.17-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
linuxsource(unstable)4.15.4-1low
linuxsourcejessie3.16.64-1lowDLA-1731-1
linuxsourcestretch4.9.161-1low

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