USN-3099-1

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Source
https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-3099-1
Import Source
https://github.com/canonical/ubuntu-security-notices/blob/main/osv/USN-3099-1.json
JSON Data
https://api.osv.dev/v1/vulns/USN-3099-1
Related
  • CVE-2016-6130
  • CVE-2016-6480
  • CVE-2016-6828
  • CVE-2016-7039
Published
2016-10-11T06:14:00.707407Z
Modified
2016-10-11T06:14:00.707407Z
Summary
linux vulnerabilities
Details

Vladim√≠r BeneŇ° discovered an unbounded recursion in the VLAN and TEB Generic Receive Offload (GRO) processing implementations in the Linux kernel, A remote attacker could use this to cause a stack corruption, leading to a denial of service (system crash). (CVE-2016-7039)

Marco Grassi discovered a use-after-free condition could occur in the TCP retransmit queue handling code in the Linux kernel. A local attacker could use this to cause a denial of service (system crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-6828)

Pengfei Wang discovered a race condition in the s390 SCLP console driver for the Linux kernel when handling ioctl()s. A local attacker could use this to obtain sensitive information from kernel memory. (CVE-2016-6130)

Pengfei Wang discovered a race condition in the Adaptec AAC RAID controller driver in the Linux kernel when handling ioctl()s. A local attacker could use this to cause a denial of service (system crash). (CVE-2016-6480)

References

Affected packages

Ubuntu:16.04:LTS / linux

Package

Name
linux

Affected ranges

Type
ECOSYSTEM
Events
Introduced
0Unknown introduced version / All previous versions are affected
Fixed
4.4.0-42.62

Ecosystem specific

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            "linux-image-4.4.0-42-generic-lpae": "4.4.0-42.62",
            "linux-image-4.4.0-42-powerpc64-emb": "4.4.0-42.62",
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