|Category:||Ubuntu Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Ubuntu: Security Advisory for linux (USN-4404-2)|
|Summary:||The remote host is missing an update for the 'linux'; package(s) announced via the USN-4404-2 advisory.|
The remote host is missing an update for the 'linux'
package(s) announced via the USN-4404-2 advisory.
USN-4404-1 fixed vulnerabilities in the NVIDIA graphics drivers.
This update provides the corresponding updates for the NVIDIA Linux
DKMS kernel modules.
Original advisory details:
Thomas E. Carroll discovered that the NVIDIA Cuda grpahics driver did not
properly perform access control when performing IPC. An attacker could use
this to cause a denial of service or possibly execute arbitrary code.
It was discovered that the UVM driver in the NVIDIA graphics driver
contained a race condition. A local attacker could use this to cause a
denial of service. (CVE-2020-5967)
It was discovered that the NVIDIA virtual GPU guest drivers contained
an unspecified vulnerability that could potentially lead to privileged
operation execution. An attacker could use this to cause a denial of
'linux' package(s) on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS, Ubuntu 19.10, Ubuntu 18.04 LTS.
Please install the updated package(s).
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-5963|
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-5967
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-5973
|Copyright||Copyright (C) 2020 Greenbone Networks GmbH|
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