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Vulnerability of Linux kernel: buffer overflow via usb/mon/mon_text.c

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a buffer overflow via usb/mon/mon_text.c of the Linux kernel, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
Impacted software: Android OS, Linux, openSUSE Leap, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 2/4.
Creation date: 15/10/2019.
Références of this announce: CERTFR-2019-AVI-503, CERTFR-2019-AVI-530, CERTFR-2019-AVI-561, CERTFR-2019-AVI-575, CERTFR-2019-AVI-612, CERTFR-2020-AVI-029, CVE-2019-9456, openSUSE-SU-2019:2173-1, openSUSE-SU-2019:2181-1, SUSE-SU-2019:14218-1, SUSE-SU-2019:2651-1, SUSE-SU-2019:2658-1, SUSE-SU-2019:2738-1, SUSE-SU-2019:2949-1, SUSE-SU-2019:2950-1, SUSE-SU-2019:2984-1, SUSE-SU-2019:3200-1, SUSE-SU-2020:0093-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-30616.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a buffer overflow via usb/mon/mon_text.c of the Linux kernel, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
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This security bulletin impacts software or systems such as Android OS, Linux, openSUSE Leap, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this cybersecurity announce 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 vulnerability alert.

Solutions for this threat 

Linux kernel: version 4.9.88.
The version 4.9.88 is fixed:
  https://cdn.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v4.x/

Linux kernel: version 4.4.122.
The version 4.4.122 is fixed:
  https://cdn.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v4.x/

Linux kernel: version 3.18.100.
The version 3.18.100 is fixed:
  https://cdn.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/

Linux kernel: patch for usb/mon/mon_text.c.
A patch is indicated in information sources.

Google Android OS: patch 2019-09-05.
A 2019-09-05 patch is indicated in information sources.

openSUSE Leap 15: new kernel packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 15.0: kernel 4.12.14-lp150.12.73.1
  openSUSE Leap 15.1: kernel 4.12.14-lp151.28.16.1

SUSE LE 11 SP4: new kernel packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 11 SP4: kernel 3.0.101-108.108.1

SUSE LE 12 SP1: new kernel packages (13/11/2019).
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 SP1: kernel 3.12.74-60.64.124.1

SUSE LE 12 SP2: new kernel packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 SP2: kernel 4.4.121-92.125.1

SUSE LE 12 SP3: new kernel packages (13/11/2019).
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 SP3: kernel 4.4.180-94.107.1

SUSE LE 12 SP5: new kernel-azure packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 SP5: kernel-azure 4.12.14-16.7.1

SUSE LE 12 SP5: new kernel packages (09/12/2019).
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 SP5: kernel 4.12.14-122.7.1

SUSE LE 15: new kernel-azure packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 15 RTM: kernel-azure 4.12.14-5.41.1
  SUSE LE 15 SP1: kernel-azure 4.12.14-8.16.1

SUSE LE 15 SP1: new kernel-rt packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 15 SP1: kernel-rt 4.12.14-14.11.1
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