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Linux kernel vulnerability

Description

## Releases * Ubuntu 16.10 ## Packages * linux \- Linux kernel Ondrej Kozina discovered that the keyring interface in the Linux kernel contained a buffer overflow when displaying timeout events via the /proc/keys interface. A local attacker could use this to cause a denial of service (system crash).


Affected Package


OS OS Version Package Name Package Version
Ubuntu 16.10 linux-image-powerpc-smp 4.8.0.27.36
Ubuntu 16.10 linux-image-powerpc-e500mc 4.8.0.27.36
Ubuntu 16.10 linux-image-4.8.0-27-lowlatency 4.8.0-27.29
Ubuntu 16.10 linux-image-generic-lpae 4.8.0.27.36
Ubuntu 16.10 linux-image-4.8.0-27-generic 4.8.0-27.29
Ubuntu 16.10 linux-image-4.8.0-27-generic-lpae 4.8.0-27.29
Ubuntu 16.10 linux-image-4.8.0-27-powerpc64-emb 4.8.0-27.29
Ubuntu 16.10 linux-image-powerpc64-smp 4.8.0.27.36
Ubuntu 16.10 linux-image-generic 4.8.0.27.36
Ubuntu 16.10 linux-image-4.8.0-27-powerpc-e500mc 4.8.0-27.29
Ubuntu 16.10 linux-image-lowlatency 4.8.0.27.36
Ubuntu 16.10 linux-image-powerpc64-emb 4.8.0.27.36
Ubuntu 16.10 linux-image-virtual 4.8.0.27.36
Ubuntu 16.10 linux-image-4.8.0-27-powerpc-smp 4.8.0-27.29

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