CVE-2021-45480

NameCVE-2021-45480
DescriptionAn issue was discovered in the Linux kernel before 5.15.11. There is a memory leak in the __rds_conn_create() function in net/rds/connection.c in a certain combination of circumstances.
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)
NVD severitymedium

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
linux (PTS)stretch4.9.228-1fixed
stretch (security)4.9.290-1fixed
buster4.19.208-1vulnerable
buster (security)4.19.194-3vulnerable
bullseye5.10.84-1vulnerable
bullseye (security)5.10.46-5vulnerable
bookworm5.15.5-2vulnerable
sid5.15.15-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
linuxsourcestretch(not affected)
linuxsource(unstable)5.15.15-1

Notes

[stretch] - linux <not-affected> (Vulnerable code introduced later)
https://git.kernel.org/linus/5f9562ebe710c307adc5f666bf1a2162ee7977c0

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