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USN-715-1: Linux kernel vulnerabilities

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
12/22/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/06/2013
Modified
07/09/2020

Description

Buffer underflow in the ibwdt_ioctl function in drivers/watchdog/ib700wdt.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.28-rc1 might allow local users to have an unknown impact via a certain /dev/watchdog WDIOC_SETTIMEOUT IOCTL call.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-27-11-generic
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-27-11-server
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-2-6-27-11-virtual

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