Ubuntu 17.04 : linux, linux-raspi2 vulnerability (USN-3404-1)
High Nessus Plugin ID 102816
SynopsisThe remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionA reference count bug was discovered in the Linux kernel ipx protocol stack. A local attacker could exploit this flaw to cause a denial of service or possibly other unspecified problems.
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SolutionUpdate the affected packages.