Linux kernel (OMAP4) vulnerabilities

2013-12-03T00:00:00
ID USN-2046-1
Type ubuntu
Reporter Ubuntu
Modified 2013-12-03T00:00:00

Description

A flaw was discovered in the Linux kernel’s dm snapshot facility. A remote authenticated user could exploit this flaw to obtain sensitive information or modify/corrupt data. (CVE-2013-4299)

Hannes Frederic Sowa discovered a flaw in the Linux kernel’s UDP Fragmentation Offload (UFO). An unprivileged local user could exploit this flaw to cause a denial of service (system crash) or possibly gain administrative privileges. (CVE-2013-4470)