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Date: Fri, 27 Sep 2019 19:01:48 +0200
From: Andrey Konovalov <>
Subject: Re: Linux kernel: multiple vulnerabilities in the USB
 subsystem x2

On Fri, Sep 27, 2019 at 6:51 PM Tyler Hicks <> wrote:
> On 2019-08-20 20:20:34, Andrey Konovalov wrote:
> > *
> >
> > An issue was discovered in the Linux kernel through 5.2.9. There is a
> > NULL pointer dereference caused by a malicious USB device in the
> > ath6kl_usb_alloc_urb_from_pipe function in the
> > drivers/net/wireless/ath/ath6kl/usb.c driver.
> This seems like it might be a duplicate of CVE-2019-15098. The fix for
> CVE-2019-15098 was recently merged upstream:
> If you agree, could you request that MITRE mark CVE-2019-15290 as a
> duplicate of CVE-2019-15098?

Oh, nice, Mathias and Hui found it as well and fixed it! =)

Yes, these two CVEs are for the same issue, feel free to mark them as such.


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