CVE-2018-1000200 (retired)

Priority
Description
The Linux Kernel versions 4.14, 4.15, and 4.16 has a null pointer
dereference which can result in an out of memory (OOM) killing of large
mlocked processes. The issue arises from an oom killed process's final
thread calling exit_mmap(), which calls munlock_vma_pages_all() for mlocked
vmas.This can happen synchronously with the oom reaper's unmap_page_range()
since the vma's VM_LOCKED bit is cleared before munlocking (to determine if
any other vmas share the memory and are mlocked).
Ubuntu-Description
It was discovered that, when attempting to handle an out-of-memory
situation, a null pointer dereference could be triggered in the Linux
kernel in some circumstances. A local attacker could use this to cause a
denial of service (system crash).
Notes
 tyhicks> Proposed fix (v2): https://marc.info/?l=linux-kernel&m=152401997210084&w=2
 tyhicks> Proposed fix (v3): https://marc.info/?l=linux-kernel&m=152460926619256
Package
Source: linux (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (4.17~rc5)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):not-affected
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (4.15.0-33.36)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (4.18.0-10.11)
Patches:
Introduced by 212925802454672e6cd2949a727f5e2c1377bf06Fixed by 27ae357fa82be5ab73b2ef8d39dcb8ca2563483a
Package
Upstream:released (4.17~rc5)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (4.15.0-1020.20)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (4.18.0-1002.3)
Package
Upstream:released (4.17~rc5)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.15.0-1022.22~16.04.1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (4.15.0-1022.23)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (4.18.0-1003.3)
Package
Upstream:released (4.17~rc5)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.15.0-1022.23)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (4.18.0-1003.3~18.04.1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.17~rc5)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.17~rc5)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):ignored (abandoned)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.17~rc5)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.15.0-1018.19~16.04.2)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (4.15.0-1018.19)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (4.18.0-1002.3)
Package
Upstream:released (4.17~rc5)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):ignored (was needs-triage now end-of-life)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.17~rc5)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):ignored (was needs-triage now end-of-life)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.17~rc5)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.17~rc5)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.15.0-33.36~16.04.1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.17~rc5)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.15.0-33.36~16.04.1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (4.18.0-11.12~18.04.1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Package
linux-krillin:ignored (was needs-triage now end-of-life)
Package
Upstream:released (4.17~rc5)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (4.15.0-1020.20)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (4.18.0-1003.3)
Package
Upstream:released (4.17~rc5)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):not-affected
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.17~rc5)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.17~rc5)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.17~rc5)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.17~rc5)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.17~rc5)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.17~rc5)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):ignored (abandoned)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.17~rc5)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.17~rc5)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (4.15.0-1017.20)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (4.15.0-1021.24)
Package
Upstream:released (4.17~rc5)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (4.15.0-1021.23)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (4.18.0-1005.7)
Package
Upstream:released (4.17~rc5)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Package
linux-vegetahd:ignored (was needs-triage now end-of-life)
More Information

Updated: 2019-08-23 09:25:12 UTC (commit 436fd4ed4cf0038ddd382cb8649607ace163dda7)