CVE-2016-3137

Published on: 05/02/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:03 PM UTC

CVSS:3.0/AV:P/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Certain versions of Ubuntu Linux from Canonical contain the following vulnerability:

drivers/usb/serial/cypress_m8.c in the Linux kernel before 4.5.1 allows physically proximate attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) via a USB device without both an interrupt-in and an interrupt-out endpoint descriptor, related to the cypress_generic_port_probe and cypress_open functions.

  • CVE-2016-3137 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.

CVSS3 Score: 4.6 - MEDIUM

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
PHYSICAL LOW NONE NONE
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED NONE NONE HIGH

CVSS2 Score: 4.9 - MEDIUM

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
LOCAL LOW NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
NONE NONE COMPLETE

CVE References

Description Tags Link
[security-announce] openSUSE-SU-2016:1382-1: important: Security update lists.opensuse.org
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URL Logo SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:1382
kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git - Linux kernel source tree Vendor Advisory
git.kernel.org
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URL Logo CONFIRM git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=c55aee1bf0e6b6feec8b2927b43f7a09a6d5f754
oss-security - Re: CVE request -- linux kernel: crash on invalid USB device descriptors (cypress_m8 driver) www.openwall.com
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URL Logo MLIST [oss-security] 20160314 Re: CVE request -- linux kernel: crash on invalid USB device descriptors (cypress_m8 driver)
1316996 – (CVE-2016-3137) CVE-2016-3137 kernel: Crash on invalid USB device descriptors (cypress_m8 driver) Issue Tracking
bugzilla.redhat.com
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URL Logo CONFIRM bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1316996
[security-announce] SUSE-SU-2016:1707-1: important: Security update for Third Party Advisory
lists.opensuse.org
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URL Logo SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:1707
USN-2971-2: Linux kernel (Wily HWE) vulnerabilities | Ubuntu www.ubuntu.com
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URL Logo UBUNTU USN-2971-2
USN-3000-1: Linux kernel (Utopic HWE) vulnerabilities | Ubuntu Third Party Advisory
www.ubuntu.com
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URL Logo UBUNTU USN-3000-1
USN-2968-1: Linux kernel vulnerabilities | Ubuntu www.ubuntu.com
text/html
URL Logo UBUNTU USN-2968-1
[security-announce] SUSE-SU-2016:2074-1: important: Security update for lists.opensuse.org
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URL Logo SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:2074
[security-announce] SUSE-SU-2016:1672-1: important: Security update for Third Party Advisory
lists.opensuse.org
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URL Logo SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:1672
USN-2970-1: Linux kernel (Vivid HWE) vulnerabilities | Ubuntu www.ubuntu.com
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URL Logo UBUNTU USN-2970-1
USN-2968-2: Linux kernel (Trusty HWE) vulnerabilities | Ubuntu www.ubuntu.com
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URL Logo UBUNTU USN-2968-2
Debian -- Security Information -- DSA-3607-1 linux www.debian.org
Depreciated Link
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URL Logo DEBIAN DSA-3607
USN-2996-1: Linux kernel vulnerabilities | Ubuntu Third Party Advisory
www.ubuntu.com
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URL Logo UBUNTU USN-2996-1
USN-2971-1: Linux kernel vulnerabilities | Ubuntu www.ubuntu.com
text/html
URL Logo UBUNTU USN-2971-1
[security-announce] SUSE-SU-2016:1764-1: important: Security update for Third Party Advisory
lists.opensuse.org
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URL Logo SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:1764
Linux Kernel 'usb/serial/cypress_m8.c' Null Pointer Deference Local Denial of Service Vulnerability cve.report (archive)
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URL Logo BID 84300
[security-announce] SUSE-SU-2016:1690-1: important: Security update for Third Party Advisory
lists.opensuse.org
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URL Logo SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:1690
[security-announce] SUSE-SU-2016:1696-1: important: Security update for Third Party Advisory
lists.opensuse.org
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URL Logo SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:1696
Vendor Advisory
www.kernel.org
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URL Logo CONFIRM www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v4.x/ChangeLog-4.5.1
USN-2997-1: Linux kernel (OMAP4) vulnerabilities | Ubuntu Third Party Advisory
www.ubuntu.com
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URL Logo UBUNTU USN-2997-1
USB: cypress_m8: add endpoint sanity check · torvalds/[email protected] · GitHub github.com
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URL Logo CONFIRM github.com/torvalds/linux/commit/c55aee1bf0e6b6feec8b2927b43f7a09a6d5f754
USN-2971-3: Linux kernel (Raspberry Pi 2) vulnerabilities | Ubuntu www.ubuntu.com
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URL Logo UBUNTU USN-2971-3

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
Operating
System
CanonicalUbuntu Linux12.04AllAllAll
Operating
System
CanonicalUbuntu Linux14.04AllAllAll
Operating
System
CanonicalUbuntu Linux12.04AllAllAll
Operating
System
CanonicalUbuntu Linux14.04AllAllAll
Operating
System
LinuxLinux KernelAllAllAllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Debuginfo11.0sp4AllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Debuginfo11.0sp4AllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Desktop12.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Desktop12.0sp1AllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Desktop12.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Desktop12.0sp1AllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Live Patching12.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Live Patching12.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Module For Public Cloud12.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Module For Public Cloud12.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Real Time Extension11.0sp4AllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Real Time Extension12.0sp1AllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Real Time Extension11.0sp4AllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Real Time Extension12.0sp1AllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Server11.0extraAllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Server11.0sp4AllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Server12.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Server12.0sp1AllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Server11.0extraAllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Server11.0sp4AllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Server12.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Server12.0sp1AllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit11.0sp4AllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit12.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit12.0sp1AllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit11.0sp4AllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit12.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit12.0sp1AllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension12.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension12.0sp1AllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension12.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
NovellSuse Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension12.0sp1AllAll
  • cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:12.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:14.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:12.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:14.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_debuginfo:11.0:sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_debuginfo:11.0:sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_desktop:12.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_desktop:12.0:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_desktop:12.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_desktop:12.0:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_live_patching:12.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_live_patching:12.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_module_for_public_cloud:12.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_module_for_public_cloud:12.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_real_time_extension:11.0:sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_real_time_extension:12.0:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_real_time_extension:11.0:sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_real_time_extension:12.0:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_server:11.0:extra:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_server:11.0:sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_server:12.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_server:12.0:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_server:11.0:extra:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_server:11.0:sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_server:12.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_server:12.0:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_software_development_kit:11.0:sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_software_development_kit:12.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_software_development_kit:12.0:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_software_development_kit:11.0:sp4:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_software_development_kit:12.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_software_development_kit:12.0:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_workstation_extension:12.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_workstation_extension:12.0:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_workstation_extension:12.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:novell:suse_linux_enterprise_workstation_extension:12.0:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*: