Executive Summary

Informations
NameCVE-2019-8980First vendor Publication2019-02-21
VendorCveLast vendor Modification2019-05-06

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Cvss Base Score7.8Attack RangeNetwork
Cvss Impact Score6.9Attack ComplexityLow
Cvss Expoit Score10AuthenticationNone Required
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Detail

A memory leak in the kernel_read_file function in fs/exec.c in the Linux kernel through 4.20.11 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) by triggering vfs_read failures.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2019-8980

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

%idName
100 %CWE-399Resource Management Errors

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Os4
Os1
Os3253
Os1

Sources (Detail)

SourceUrl
BID http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/107120
CONFIRM https://support.f5.com/csp/article/K56480726
MISC https://www.mail-archive.com/linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org/msg1935698.html
https://www.mail-archive.com/linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org/msg1935705.html
MLIST https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2019/05/msg00002.html
SUSE http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2019-04/msg00052.html
UBUNTU https://usn.ubuntu.com/3930-1/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3930-2/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3931-1/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3931-2/

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