Linux kernel vulnerabilities

2014-06-20T00:00:00
ID USN-2251-1
Type ubuntu
Reporter Ubuntu
Modified 2014-06-20T00:00:00

Description

A bounds check error was discovered in the socket filter subsystem of the
Linux kernel. A local user could exploit this flaw to cause a denial of
service (system crash) via crafted BPF instructions. (CVE-2014-3144)

A remainder calculation error was discovered in the socket filter subsystem
of the Linux kernel. A local user could exploit this flaw to cause a denial
of service (system crash) via crafted BPF instructions. (CVE-2014-3145)