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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2016-9313): Linux kernel (Raspberry Pi 2) vulnerabilities

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
9 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) November 27, 2016 December 21, 2016 April 25, 2018

Description

security/keys/big_key.c in the Linux kernel before 4.8.7 mishandles unsuccessful crypto registration in conjunction with successful key-type registration, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and panic) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted application that uses the big_key data type.

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References

Solution

ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-4-8-0-1021-raspi2