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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.844568
Category:Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Title:Ubuntu: Security Advisory for linux (USN-4489-1)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'linux'; package(s) announced via the USN-4489-1 advisory.
Description:Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'linux'
package(s) announced via the USN-4489-1 advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
Or Cohen discovered that the AF_PACKET implementation in the Linux
kernel did not properly perform bounds checking in some situations. A
local attacker could use this to cause a denial of service (system
crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code.

Affected Software/OS:
'linux' package(s) on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS, Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.

Solution:
Please install the updated package(s).

CVSS Score:
7.2

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

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-14386
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