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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2016-5243): Linux kernel (Qualcomm Snapdragon) vulnerabilities

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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2016-5243): Linux kernel (Qualcomm Snapdragon) vulnerabilities

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
06/27/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/01/2017
Modified
09/12/2020

Description

The tipc_nl_compat_link_dump function in net/tipc/netlink_compat.c in the Linux kernel through 4.6.3 does not properly copy a certain string, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information from kernel stack memory by reading a Netlink message.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-3-13-0-93-generic
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-3-13-0-93-generic-lpae
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-3-13-0-93-lowlatency
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-3-13-0-93-powerpc-e500
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-3-13-0-93-powerpc-e500mc
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-3-13-0-93-powerpc-smp
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-3-13-0-93-powerpc64-emb
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-3-13-0-93-powerpc64-smp
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-3-19-0-66-generic
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-3-19-0-66-generic-lpae
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-3-19-0-66-lowlatency
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-3-19-0-66-powerpc-e500mc
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-3-19-0-66-powerpc-smp
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-3-19-0-66-powerpc64-emb
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-3-19-0-66-powerpc64-smp
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-3-2-0-107-generic
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-3-2-0-107-generic-pae
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-3-2-0-107-highbank
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-3-2-0-107-omap
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-3-2-0-107-powerpc-smp
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-3-2-0-107-powerpc64-smp
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-3-2-0-107-virtual
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-3-2-0-1485-omap4
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-4-4-0-1019-raspi2
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-4-4-0-1022-snapdragon
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-4-4-0-34-generic
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-4-4-0-34-generic-lpae
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-4-4-0-34-lowlatency
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-4-4-0-34-powerpc-e500mc
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-4-4-0-34-powerpc-smp
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-4-4-0-34-powerpc64-emb
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-4-4-0-34-powerpc64-smp

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