Linux kernel (EC2) vulnerabilities

2014-04-26T00:00:00
ID USN-2174-1
Type ubuntu
Reporter Ubuntu
Modified 2014-04-26T00:00:00

Description

A flaw was discovered in the Linux kernel’s handling of the SCTP handshake. A remote attacker could exploit this flaw to cause a denial of service (system crash). (CVE-2014-0101)

An error was discovered in the Linux kernel’s DCCP protocol support. A remote attacked could exploit this flaw to cause a denial of service (system crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2014-2523)