Linux kernel (Qualcomm Snapdragon) vulnerability

2017-06-22T00:00:00
ID USN-3330-1
Type ubuntu
Reporter Ubuntu
Modified 2017-06-22T00:00:00

Description

It was discovered that the stack guard page for processes in the Linux
kernel was not sufficiently large enough to prevent overlapping with the
heap. An attacker could leverage this with another vulnerability to execute
arbitrary code and gain administrative privileges