CVE-2019-15924

NameCVE-2019-15924
DescriptionAn issue was discovered in the Linux kernel before 5.0.11. fm10k_init_module in drivers/net/ethernet/intel/fm10k/fm10k_main.c has a NULL pointer dereference because there is no -ENOMEM upon an alloc_workqueue failure.
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ReferencesDLA-1919-1
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+deb8u1fixed
jessie (security)3.16.72-1fixed
stretch4.9.189-3fixed
stretch (security)4.9.168-1+deb9u5vulnerable
buster4.19.67-2fixed
buster (security)4.19.37-5+deb10u2vulnerable
bullseye, sid5.2.9-2fixed
linux-4.9 (PTS)jessie (security)4.9.189-3~deb8u1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
linuxsource(unstable)5.2.6-1medium
linuxsourcebuster4.19.67-1medium
linuxsourcejessie(not affected)
linuxsourcestretch4.9.184-1medium
linux-4.9sourcejessie4.9.189-3~deb8u1mediumDLA-1919-1

Notes

[jessie] - linux <not-affected> (Vulnerable code not present)
https://git.kernel.org/linus/01ca667133d019edc9f0a1f70a272447c84ec41f

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