USN-1645-1 : linux-ti-omap4 vulnerabilities
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 63117
SynopsisThe remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionBrad Spengler discovered a flaw in the Linux kernel's uname system call. An unprivileged user could exploit this flaw to read kernel stack memory. (CVE-2012-0957)
Rodrigo Freire discovered a flaw in the Linux kernel's TCP illinois congestion control algorithm. A local attacker could use this to cause a denial of service. (CVE-2012-4565)
SolutionUpdate the affected package(s).