CVE-2020-10711

Priority
Description
A NULL pointer dereference flaw was found in the Linux kernel's SELinux
subsystem in versions before 5.7. This flaw occurs while importing the
Commercial IP Security Option (CIPSO) protocol's category bitmap into the
SELinux extensible bitmap via the' ebitmap_netlbl_import' routine. While
processing the CIPSO restricted bitmap tag in the 'cipso_v4_parsetag_rbm'
routine, it sets the security attribute to indicate that the category
bitmap is present, even if it has not been allocated. This issue leads to a
NULL pointer dereference issue while importing the same category bitmap
into SELinux. This flaw allows a remote network user to crash the system
kernel, resulting in a denial of service.
Ubuntu-Description
Matthew Sheets discovered that the SELinux network label handling
implementation in the Linux kernel could be coerced into de-referencing a
NULL pointer. A remote attacker could use this to cause a denial of service
(system crash).
Notes
sbeattieSELinux is not the default MAC used in Ubuntu
Package
Source: linux (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):not-affected (3.0.0-12.20)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):ignored (was needed ESM criteria)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.4.0-185.215)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (4.15.0-109.110)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):released (5.3.0-62.56)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):released (5.4.0-40.44)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):needed
Patches:
Introduced by
4b8feff251da3d7058b5779e21b33a85c686b974
Fixed by
eead1c2ea2509fd754c6da893a94f0e69e83ebe4
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):released (4.4.0-1074.78)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.4.0-1110.121)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (4.15.0-1077.81)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):released (5.3.0-1030.32)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):released (5.4.0-1018.18)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):needed
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
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):ignored (was needs-triage now end-of-life)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):DNE
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
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 (5.3.0-1030.32~18.04.1)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):DNE
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.15.0-1074.78~16.04.1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):DNE
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):released (4.15.0-1091.101~14.04.1)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.15.0-1091.101~16.04.1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):ignored (was needs-triage now end-of-life)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):released (5.3.0-1032.33)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):released (5.4.0-1020.20)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):needed
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
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 (4.15.0-1091.101)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):DNE
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
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 (5.3.0-1032.33~18.04.1)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):DNE
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
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):ignored (was needs-triage now end-of-life)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):DNE
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.15.0-1078.88~16.04.1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):ignored (was needs-triage now end-of-life)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):released (5.3.0-1030.32)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):released (5.4.0-1019.19)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):needed
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
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 (4.15.0-1078.88)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):DNE
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
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 (5.3.0-1030.32~18.04.1)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):DNE
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
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):ignored (was needs-triage now end-of-life)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):DNE
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
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 (4.15.0-1064.67)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):DNE
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
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 (5.0.0-1043.44)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):DNE
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
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 (5.3.0-1030.32~18.04.1)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):DNE
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.15.0-107.108~16.04.1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (5.3.0-62.56~18.04.1)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):DNE
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
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):ignored (was needs-triage now end-of-life)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):DNE
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.4.0-1076.83)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (4.15.0-1069.70)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):released (5.3.0-1024.26)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):released (5.4.0-1018.18)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):needed
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
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 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):DNE
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):released (4.4.0-185.215~14.04.1)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):DNE
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
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):released (4.15.0-1091.101)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):needed
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):DNE
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
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):DNE
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):pending (5.6.0-1011.11)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):needed
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
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 (5.0.0-1063.68)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):needed
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):DNE
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.15.0-1046.50~16.04.1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (4.15.0-1048.52)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):released (5.3.0-1028.30)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):released (5.4.0-1019.19)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):needed
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
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):ignored (was needs-triage now end-of-life)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):DNE
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
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 (5.3.0-1028.30~18.04.1)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):DNE
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
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):DNE
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):released (5.4.0-1013.13)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):needed
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.4.0-1135.144)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (4.15.0-1065.69)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):released (5.3.0-1028.30)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):ignored (was needs-triage now end-of-life)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
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 (5.3.0-1028.30~18.04.2)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):DNE
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
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):DNE
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):released (5.4.0-28.32)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):needed
Package
Upstream:released (5.7~rc6)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.4.0-1139.147)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (4.15.0-1081.88)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):DNE
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):DNE
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):DNE
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Updated: 2020-07-06 23:14:24 UTC (commit f58d59b57c39e2bd5e6f7d5652b60f03bcbe9b19)