CVE-2019-16746

NameCVE-2019-16746
DescriptionAn issue was discovered in net/wireless/nl80211.c in the Linux kernel through 5.2.17. It does not check the length of variable elements in a beacon head, leading to a buffer overflow.
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-2068-1, DLA-2114-1
NVD severityhigh

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
linuxsourcejessie3.16.81-1DLA-2068-1
linuxsourcestretch4.9.210-1
linuxsourcebuster4.19.87-1
linuxsource(unstable)5.3.7-1
linux-4.9sourcejessie4.9.210-1~deb8u1DLA-2114-1

Notes

https://marc.info/?l=linux-wireless&m=156901391225058&w=2

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