exploit the possibilities
Home Files News &[SERVICES_TAB]About Contact Add New

Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3419-1

Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3419-1
Posted Sep 18, 2017
Authored by Ubuntu | Site security.ubuntu.com

Ubuntu Security Notice 3419-1 - It was discovered that a buffer overflow existed in the Bluetooth stack of the Linux kernel when handling L2CAP configuration responses. A physically proximate attacker could use this to cause a denial of service. It was discovered that a buffer overflow existed in the Broadcom FullMAC WLAN driver in the Linux kernel. A local attacker could use this to cause a denial of service or possibly execute arbitrary code. Various other issues were also addressed.

tags | advisory, denial of service, overflow, arbitrary, kernel, local
systems | linux, ubuntu
advisories | CVE-2017-1000251, CVE-2017-7541
SHA-256 | 66c58ebf7b67139201a7338f892ba43bd6f9bfe76cfd13b0465f942093cb8f2d

Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3419-1

Change Mirror Download
==========================================================================
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3419-1
September 18, 2017

linux, linux-raspi2 vulnerabilities
==========================================================================

A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:

- Ubuntu 17.04

Summary:

Several security issues were fixed in the Linux kernel.

Software Description:
- linux: Linux kernel
- linux-raspi2: Linux kernel for Raspberry Pi 2

Details:

It was discovered that a buffer overflow existed in the Bluetooth stack of
the Linux kernel when handling L2CAP configuration responses. A physically
proximate attacker could use this to cause a denial of service (system
crash). (CVE-2017-1000251)

It was discovered that a buffer overflow existed in the Broadcom FullMAC
WLAN driver in the Linux kernel. A local attacker could use this to cause a
denial of service (system crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code.
(CVE-2017-7541)

Update instructions:

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
package versions:

Ubuntu 17.04:
linux-image-4.10.0-1018-raspi2 4.10.0-1018.21
linux-image-4.10.0-35-generic 4.10.0-35.39
linux-image-4.10.0-35-generic-lpae 4.10.0-35.39
linux-image-4.10.0-35-lowlatency 4.10.0-35.39
linux-image-generic 4.10.0.35.35
linux-image-generic-lpae 4.10.0.35.35
linux-image-lowlatency 4.10.0.35.35
linux-image-raspi2 4.10.0.1018.19

After a standard system update you need to reboot your computer to make
all the necessary changes.

ATTENTION: Due to an unavoidable ABI change the kernel updates have
been given a new version number, which requires you to recompile and
reinstall all third party kernel modules you might have installed.
Unless you manually uninstalled the standard kernel metapackages
(e.g. linux-generic, linux-generic-lts-RELEASE, linux-virtual,
linux-powerpc), a standard system upgrade will automatically perform
this as well.

References:
https://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-3419-1
CVE-2017-1000251, CVE-2017-7541

Package Information:
https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux/4.10.0-35.39
https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux-raspi2/4.10.0-1018.21

Login or Register to add favorites

File Archive:

January 2023

  • Su
  • Mo
  • Tu
  • We
  • Th
  • Fr
  • Sa
  • 1
    Jan 1st
    0 Files
  • 2
    Jan 2nd
    13 Files
  • 3
    Jan 3rd
    5 Files
  • 4
    Jan 4th
    5 Files
  • 5
    Jan 5th
    9 Files
  • 6
    Jan 6th
    5 Files
  • 7
    Jan 7th
    0 Files
  • 8
    Jan 8th
    0 Files
  • 9
    Jan 9th
    18 Files
  • 10
    Jan 10th
    31 Files
  • 11
    Jan 11th
    30 Files
  • 12
    Jan 12th
    33 Files
  • 13
    Jan 13th
    25 Files
  • 14
    Jan 14th
    0 Files
  • 15
    Jan 15th
    0 Files
  • 16
    Jan 16th
    7 Files
  • 17
    Jan 17th
    25 Files
  • 18
    Jan 18th
    38 Files
  • 19
    Jan 19th
    6 Files
  • 20
    Jan 20th
    21 Files
  • 21
    Jan 21st
    0 Files
  • 22
    Jan 22nd
    0 Files
  • 23
    Jan 23rd
    24 Files
  • 24
    Jan 24th
    68 Files
  • 25
    Jan 25th
    22 Files
  • 26
    Jan 26th
    20 Files
  • 27
    Jan 27th
    0 Files
  • 28
    Jan 28th
    0 Files
  • 29
    Jan 29th
    0 Files
  • 30
    Jan 30th
    0 Files
  • 31
    Jan 31st
    0 Files

Top Authors In Last 30 Days

File Tags

Systems

packet storm

© 2022 Packet Storm. All rights reserved.

Hosting By
Rokasec
close