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HistoryNov 27, 2016 - 12:00 a.m.

CVE-2016-8630

2016-11-2700:00:00
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16

0.0004 Low

EPSS

Percentile

5.2%

The x86_decode_insn function in arch/x86/kvm/emulate.c in the Linux kernel
before 4.8.7, when KVM is enabled, allows local users to cause a denial of
service (host OS crash) via a certain use of a ModR/M byte in an undefined
instruction.

Notes

Author Note
jdstrand android kernels (flo, goldfish, grouper, maguro, mako and manta) are not supported on the Ubuntu Touch 14.10 and earlier preview kernels linux-lts-saucy no longer receives official support linux-lts-quantal no longer receives official support