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Linux kernel (OMAP4) vulnerability

Description

Philip Pettersson discovered a race condition in the af_packet implementation in the Linux kernel. A local unprivileged attacker could use this to cause a denial of service (system crash) or run arbitrary code with administrative privileges.


Affected Package


OS OS Version Package Name Package Version
Ubuntu 12.04 linux-image-3.2.0-1496-omap4 3.2.0-1496.123
Ubuntu 12.04 linux-image-omap4 3.2.0.1496.91

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