CVE-2019-15118

NameCVE-2019-15118
Descriptioncheck_input_term in sound/usb/mixer.c in the Linux kernel through 5.2.9 mishandles recursion, leading to kernel stack exhaustion.
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-1930-1, DLA-1940-1, DSA-4531-1
NVD severitymedium (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
stretch4.9.189-3vulnerable
stretch (security)4.9.189-3+deb9u1fixed
buster4.19.67-2vulnerable
buster (security)4.19.67-2+deb10u1fixed
bullseye, sid5.2.17-1fixed
linux-4.9 (PTS)jessie (security)4.9.189-3+deb9u1~deb8u1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
linuxsource(unstable)5.2.17-1medium
linuxsourcebuster4.19.67-2+deb10u1mediumDSA-4531-1
linuxsourcejessie3.16.74-1mediumDLA-1930-1
linuxsourcestretch4.9.189-3+deb9u1mediumDSA-4531-1
linux-4.9sourcejessie4.9.189-3+deb9u1~deb8u1mediumDLA-1940-1

Notes

Fixed by: https://git.kernel.org/linus/19bce474c45be69a284ecee660aa12d8f1e88f18

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