Vulnerability CVE-2019-12984


Published: 2019-06-26

Description:
A NULL pointer dereference vulnerability in the function nfc_genl_deactivate_target() in net/nfc/netlink.c in the Linux kernel before 5.1.13 can be triggered by a malicious user-mode program that omits certain NFC attributes, leading to denial of service.

Type:

CWE-476

(NULL Pointer Dereference)

Vendor: Linux
Product: Linux kernel 
Version:
5.1.9
5.1.8
5.1.7
5.1.6
5.1.5
5.1.4
5.1.3
5.1.2
5.1.12
5.1.11
5.1.10
5.1
5.0.9
5.0.8
5.0.7
5.0.6
5.0.5
5.0.4
5.0.3
5.0.2
5.0.17
5.0.16
5.0.15
5.0.14
5.0.13
5.0.12
5.0.11
5.0.10
5.0.1
5.0
4.9.99
4.9.98
4.9.97
4.9.96
4.9.95
4.9.94
4.9.93
4.9.92
4.9.91
4.9.90
4.9.9
4.9.89
4.9.88
4.9.87
4.9.86
4.9.85
4.9.84
4.9.83
4.9.82
4.9.81
4.9.80
4.9.8
4.9.79
4.9.78
4.9.77
4.9.76
4.9.75
4.9.74
4.9.73
4.9.72
4.9.71
4.9.70
4.9.7
4.9.69
4.9.68
4.9.67
4.9.66
4.9.65
4.9.64
4.9.63
4.9.62
4.9.61
4.9.60
4.9.6
4.9.59
4.9.58
4.9.57
4.9.56
4.9.55
4.9.54
4.9.53
4.9.52
4.9.51
4.9.50
4.9.5
4.9.49
4.9.48
4.9.47
4.9.46
4.9.45
4.9.44
4.9.43
4.9.42
4.9.41
4.9.40
4.9.4
4.9.39
4.9.38
4.9.37
4.9.36
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CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
4.3/10
2.9/10
8.6/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Medium
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
None
None
Partial

 References:
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/108905
https://cdn.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v5.x/ChangeLog-5.1.13
https://github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/385097a3675749cbc9e97c085c0e5dfe4269ca51
https://seclists.org/bugtraq/2019/Aug/13
https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20190806-0001/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4093-1/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4094-1/
https://www.debian.org/security/2019/dsa-4495

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