CVE-2023-6536

NameCVE-2023-6536
DescriptionA flaw was found in the Linux kernel's NVMe driver. This issue may allow an unauthenticated malicious actor to send a set of crafted TCP packages when using NVMe over TCP, leading the NVMe driver to a NULL pointer dereference in the NVMe driver, causing kernel panic and a denial of service.
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Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
linux (PTS)buster4.19.249-2vulnerable
buster (security)4.19.304-1vulnerable
bullseye5.10.209-2fixed
bullseye (security)5.10.218-1fixed
bookworm6.1.76-1fixed
bookworm (security)6.1.90-1fixed
trixie6.7.12-1fixed
sid6.8.12-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
linuxsourcebullseye5.10.209-1
linuxsourcebookworm6.1.76-1
linuxsource(unstable)6.6.15-1

Notes

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=2254052
https://git.kernel.org/linus/0849a5441358cef02586fb2d60f707c0db195628 (6.8-rc1)

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