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Linux kernel (Raspberry Pi 2) 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 16.10 linux-image-4.8.0-1020-raspi2 4.8.0-1020.23
Ubuntu 16.10 linux-image-raspi2 4.8.0.1020.23

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