|Category:||Ubuntu Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Ubuntu Update for linux USN-3129-1|
|Summary:||The remote host is missing an update for the 'linux'; package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.|
The remote host is missing an update for the 'linux'
package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.
Ondrej Kozina discovered that the keyring
interface in the Linux kernel contained a buffer overflow when displaying timeout
events via the /proc/keys interface. A local attacker could use this to cause a
denial of service (system crash).
linux on Ubuntu 16.10
Please Install the Updated Packages.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2016-7042|
BugTraq ID: 93544
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2017:0817
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2017:1842
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2017:2077
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2017:2669
|Copyright||Copyright (C) 2016 Greenbone Networks GmbH|
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