CVE-2018-10910

Priority
Description
A bug in Bluez may allow for the Bluetooth Discoverable state being set to
on when no Bluetooth agent is registered with the system. This situation
could lead to the unauthorized pairing of certain Bluetooth devices without
any form of authentication. Versions before bluez 5.51 are vulnerable.
Notes
 mdeslaur> actual bug in bluez, but there is a work-around in gnome-bluetooth
 mdeslaur> https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/gnome-bluetooth/commit/6b5086d42ea64d46277f3c93b43984f331d12f89
 mdeslaur> gnome-bluetooth <=3.26 used synchronous d-bus calls, so the
 mdeslaur> issue doesn't present itself
Package
Source: bluez (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):needed
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needed
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):needed
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):needed
Package
Upstream:released (3.28.1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):not-affected (3.8.2.1-0ubuntu4.2)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected (3.18.2-1ubuntu2)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (3.28.0-2ubuntu0.1)
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):not-affected (3.28.2-2)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (3.28.2-3)
More Information

Updated: 2019-01-31 03:14:23 UTC (commit 0162f64f06d53914efdc5f3bcc18e914a0624fdb)