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USN-2282-1: Linux kernel vulnerabilities

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
07/03/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/17/2014
Modified
07/09/2020

Description

The PPPoL2TP feature in net/l2tp/l2tp_ppp.c in the Linux kernel through 3.15.6 allows local users to gain privileges by leveraging data-structure differences between an l2tp socket and an inet socket.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-32-64-386
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-32-64-generic
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-32-64-generic-pae
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-32-64-ia64
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-32-64-lpia
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-32-64-powerpc
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-32-64-powerpc-smp
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-32-64-powerpc64-smp
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-32-64-preempt
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-32-64-server
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-32-64-sparc64
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-32-64-sparc64-smp
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-32-64-versatile
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-32-64-virtual

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