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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.844562
Category:Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Title:Ubuntu: Security Advisory for linux (USN-4486-1)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'linux'; package(s) announced via the USN-4486-1 advisory.
Description:Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'linux'
package(s) announced via the USN-4486-1 advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
Wen Xu discovered that the XFS filesystem implementation in the Linux
kernel did not properly validate meta-data information. An attacker could
use this to construct a malicious xfs image that, when mounted, could cause
a denial of service (system crash).

Affected Software/OS:
'linux' package(s) on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.

Solution:
Please install the updated package(s).

CVSS Score:
4.9

CVSS Vector:
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-10323
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