CVE-2019-15916

Priority
Description
An issue was discovered in the Linux kernel before 5.0.1. There is a memory
leak in register_queue_kobjects() in net/core/net-sysfs.c, which will cause
denial of service.
Notes
Package
Source: linux (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (5.1~rc1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):ignored (was needed ESM criteria)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):ignored (was needed ESM criteria)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.4.0-146.172)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (4.15.0-60.67)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (5.0.0-8.9)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):not-affected (5.0.0-13.14)
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):not-affected
Patches:
Introduced by
1d24eb4815d1e0e8b451ecc546645f8ef1176d4f
Fixed by
895a5e96dbd6386c8e78e5b78e067dcc67b7f0ab
Package
Upstream:released (5.1~rc1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):released (4.4.0-1042.45)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.4.0-1081.91)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (4.15.0-1047.49)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (5.0.0-1001.1)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):not-affected (5.0.0-1004.4)
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):not-affected
Package
Upstream:released (5.1~rc1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (5.0.0-1021.24~18.04.1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.1~rc1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):pending (4.15.0-1047.49~16.04.1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.1~rc1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):released (4.15.0-1059.64~14.04.1)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.15.0-1056.61)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (5.0.0-1014.14~18.04.1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (5.0.0-1001.1)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):not-affected (5.0.0-1004.4)
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):not-affected
Package
Upstream:released (5.1~rc1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (5.3.0-1007.8~18.04.1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.1~rc1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.15.0-1056.61)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (5.0.0-1014.14~18.04.1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.1~rc1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.15.0-1041.43)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (4.15.0-1042.45)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (5.0.0-1001.1)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):not-affected (5.0.0-1004.4)
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):not-affected
Package
Upstream:released (5.1~rc1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (5.3.0-1008.9~18.04.1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.1~rc1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (4.15.0-1042.45)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.1~rc1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (4.15.0-1041.43)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.1~rc1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (5.0.0-1011.11~18.04.1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.1~rc1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.15.0-60.67~16.04.1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (5.0.0-23.24~18.04.1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.1~rc1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.15.0-60.67~16.04.1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (5.0.0-15.16~18.04.1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.1~rc1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.4.0-1044.50)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (4.15.0-1043.43)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (5.0.0-1001.1)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):not-affected (5.0.0-1004.4)
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):not-affected
Package
Upstream:released (5.1~rc1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):ignored (was needed ESM criteria)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.1~rc1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):released (4.4.0-146.172~14.04.1)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.1~rc1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):ignored (was needs-triage now end-of-life)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):pending (4.15.0-1056.65)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):pending (4.15.0-1056.65)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):pending (4.15.0-1059.68)
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):not-affected
Package
Upstream:released (5.1~rc1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (5.0.0-1010.11)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (5.0.0-1010.11)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):not-affected (5.0.0-1010.11)
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):not-affected
Package
Upstream:released (5.1~rc1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.15.0-1022.25~16.04.1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (4.15.0-1022.25)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):released (5.0.0-1004.8)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):not-affected (5.3.0-1002.2)
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):not-affected
Package
Upstream:released (5.1~rc1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (5.0.0-1007.12~18.04.1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.1~rc1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.4.0-1107.115)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (4.15.0-1044.47)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (5.0.0-1004.4)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):not-affected (5.0.0-1006.6)
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):not-affected
Package
Upstream:released (5.1~rc1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.4.0-1111.116)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (4.15.0-1062.69)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (5.0.0-1010.10)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):DNE
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Updated: 2019-12-05 20:02:20 UTC (commit 0aa5e7c87c8b55d2ec5c7f4ca1179cf75de91961)