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Ubuntu: USN-3170-2 (CVE-2016-9919): Linux kernel (Raspberry Pi 2) vulnerabilities

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Ubuntu: USN-3170-2 (CVE-2016-9919): Linux kernel (Raspberry Pi 2) vulnerabilities

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
12/08/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/12/2017
Modified
09/12/2020

Description

The icmp6_send function in net/ipv6/icmp.c in the Linux kernel through 4.8.12 omits a certain check of the dst data structure, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (panic) via a fragmented IPv6 packet.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-4-8-0-1022-raspi2
  • ubuntu-upgrade-linux-image-raspi2

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