Linux kernel (Raspberry Pi 2) vulnerability

2016-12-05T00:00:00
ID USN-3151-4
Type ubuntu
Reporter Ubuntu
Modified 2016-12-05T00:00:00

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.