Vulnerability CVE-2019-16234


Published: 2019-09-11

Description:
drivers/net/wireless/intel/iwlwifi/pcie/trans.c in the Linux kernel 5.2.14 does not check the alloc_workqueue return value, leading to a NULL pointer dereference.

Type:

CWE-476

(NULL Pointer Dereference)

Vendor: Linux
Product: Linux kernel 
Version: 5.2.14;

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
7.8/10
6.9/10
10/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
None
None
Complete

 References:
https://lkml.org/lkml/2019/9/9/487
https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20191004-0001/

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