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Vulnerability of Linux kernel: buffer overflow via brcmf_cfg80211_mgmt_tx

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can generate a buffer overflow via brcmf_cfg80211_mgmt_tx() of the Linux kernel, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
Impacted software: Debian, Fedora, Android OS, Linux, openSUSE Leap, RHEL, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Ubuntu.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 2/4.
Creation date: 24/07/2017.
Références of this announce: CERTFR-2017-AVI-275, CERTFR-2017-AVI-277, CERTFR-2017-AVI-293, CERTFR-2017-AVI-307, CERTFR-2017-AVI-375, CERTFR-2017-AVI-383, CERTFR-2017-AVI-390, CERTFR-2017-AVI-400, CVE-2017-7541, DSA-3927-1, FEDORA-2017-39b5facda0, FEDORA-2017-544eef948f, openSUSE-SU-2017:2110-1, openSUSE-SU-2017:2112-1, RHSA-2017:2863-01, RHSA-2017:2918-01, RHSA-2017:2930-01, RHSA-2017:2931-01, SUSE-SU-2017:2286-1, SUSE-SU-2017:2869-1, SUSE-SU-2017:2908-1, SUSE-SU-2017:2920-1, SUSE-SU-2017:2956-1, USN-3405-1, USN-3405-2, USN-3419-1, USN-3419-2, USN-3422-1, USN-3422-2, VIGILANCE-VUL-23338.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can generate a buffer overflow via brcmf_cfg80211_mgmt_tx() of the Linux kernel, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
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This security alert impacts software or systems such as Debian, Fedora, Android OS, Linux, openSUSE Leap, RHEL, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Ubuntu.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this security weakness is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of user shell.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this security announce.

Solutions for this threat 

Linux kernel: version 4.1.43.
The version 4.1.43 is fixed:
  https://cdn.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v4.x/

Linux kernel: version 3.16.48.
The version 3.16.48 is fixed:
  https://cdn.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/

Linux kernel: version 3.10.108.
The version 3.10.108 is fixed:
  https://cdn.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/

Linux kernel: patch for brcmf_cfg80211_mgmt_tx.
A patch is indicated in information sources.

Android OS: patches 2017-11-01, 2017-11-05 and 2017-11-06.
A patch is indicated in information sources.

Debian 9: new linux packages.
New packages are available:
  Debian 9: linux 4.9.30-2+deb9u3

Fedora 24: new kernel packages.
New packages are available:
  Fedora 24: kernel 4.11.12-100.fc24

Fedora 25: new kernel packages.
New packages are available:
  Fedora 25: kernel 4.11.12-200.fc25

openSUSE Leap 42.2: new kernel packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 42.2: kernel 4.4.79-18.23.1

openSUSE Leap 42.3: new kernel packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 42.3: kernel 4.4.79-4.2

RHEL 6: new kernel packages.
New packages are available:
  RHEL 6: kernel 2.6.32-696.13.2.el6

RHEL 6: new kernel-rt packages.
New packages are available:
  RHEL 6: kernel-rt 3.10.0-693.5.2.rt56.592.el6rt

RHEL 7: new kernel packages.
New packages are available:
  RHEL 7: kernel 3.10.0-693.5.2.el7

RHEL 7: new kernel-rt packages.
New packages are available:
  RHEL 7: kernel-rt 3.10.0-693.5.2.rt56.626.el7

SUSE LE 12 RTM: new kernel packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 RTM: kernel 3.12.61-52.101.1

SUSE LE 12 SP1: new kernel packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 SP1: kernel 3.12.74-60.64.63.1

SUSE LE 12 SP2: new kernel packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 SP2: kernel 4.4.90-92.45.1

SUSE LE 12 SP2: new kernel-rt packages (09/11/2017).
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 SP2: kernel-rt 4.4.88-18.1

SUSE LE 12 SP3: new kernel packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 SP3: kernel 4.4.82-6.3.1

Ubuntu: new linux-image-3.13.0 packages.
New packages are available:
  Ubuntu 12.04 ESM: linux-image-3.13.0-132-generic 3.13.0-132.181~precise1
  Ubuntu 14.04 LTS: linux-image-3.13.0-132-generic 3.13.0-132.181

Ubuntu: new linux-image-4.10.0 packages.
New packages are available:
  Ubuntu 16.04 LTS: linux-image-4.10.0-35-generic 4.10.0-35.39~16.04.1
  Ubuntu 17.04: linux-image-4.10.0-35-generic 4.10.0-35.39

Ubuntu: new linux-image-4.4.0 packages.
New packages are available:
  Ubuntu 14.04 LTS: linux-image-generic-lts-xenial 4.4.0.93.77
  Ubuntu 16.04 LTS: linux-image-generic 4.4.0.93.98
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