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USN-618-1: Linux kernel vulnerabilities

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USN-618-1: Linux kernel vulnerabilities

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
01/29/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/06/2013
Modified
07/09/2020

Description

The chrp_show_cpuinfo function (chrp/setup.c) in Linux kernel 2.4.21 through 2.6.18-53, when running on PowerPC, might allow local users to cause a denial of service (crash) via unknown vectors that cause the of_get_property function to fail, which triggers a NULL pointer dereference.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-20-17-386
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-20-17-generic
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-20-17-hppa32
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-20-17-hppa64
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-20-17-itanium
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-20-17-lowlatency
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-20-17-mckinley
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-20-17-powerpc
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-20-17-powerpc-smp
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-20-17-powerpc64-smp
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-20-17-server
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-20-17-server-bigiron
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-20-17-sparc64
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-20-17-sparc64-smp
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-22-15-386
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-22-15-cell
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-22-15-generic
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-22-15-hppa32
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-22-15-hppa64
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-22-15-itanium
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-22-15-lpia
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-22-15-lpiacompat
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-22-15-mckinley
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-22-15-powerpc
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-22-15-powerpc-smp
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-22-15-powerpc64-smp
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-22-15-rt
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-22-15-server
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-22-15-sparc64
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-22-15-sparc64-smp
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-22-15-ume
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-22-15-virtual
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-22-15-xen

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