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Debian: CVE-2018-20169: linux -- security update

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Debian: CVE-2018-20169: linux -- security update

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
12/17/2018
Created
04/22/2019
Added
03/28/2019
Modified
07/07/2020

Description

An issue was discovered in the Linux kernel before 4.19.9. The USB subsystem mishandles size checks during the reading of an extra descriptor, related to __usb_get_extra_descriptor in drivers/usb/core/usb.c.

Solution(s)

  • debian-upgrade-linux

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