Patch  oval:org.mitre.oval:def:26994
USN-1446-1 -- Linux kernel (OMAP4) vulnerabilities  

A flaw was found in the Linux&#39;s kernels ext4 file system when mounted with a journal. A local, unprivileged user could exploit this flaw to cause a denial of service. (<a href="">CVE-2011-4086</a>)
A flaw was discovered in the Linux kernel&#39;s cifs file system. An unprivileged local user could exploit this flaw to crash the system leading to a denial of service. (<a href="">CVE-2012-1090</a>)
H. Peter Anvin reported a flaw in the Linux kernel that could crash the system. A local user could exploit this flaw to crash the system. (<a href="">CVE-2012-1097</a>)
A flaw was discovered in the Linux kernel&#39;s cgroups subset. A local attacker could use this flaw to crash the system. (<a href="">CVE-2012-1146</a>)
A flaw was found in the Linux kernel&#39;s handling of paged memory. A local unprivileged user, or a privileged user within a KVM guest, could exploit this flaw to crash the system. (<a href="">CVE-2012-1179</a>)
Tetsuo Handa reported a flaw in the OOM (out of memory) killer of the Linux kernel. A local unprivileged user can exploit this flaw to cause system unstability and denial of services. (<a href="">CVE-2012-4398</a>)
Create Date: 2014-10-27 Last Update Date: 2014-12-08

Affected Platforms/Products

Affected Products (CPE + CVE references)
Platforms: unix (from OVAL definitions) Products: unix
  • Ubuntu 11.10
  • linux-ti-omap4



The patch should be installed
IF : All of the following are true
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Ubuntu 11.10 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14657
IF : linux-image-3.0.0-1209-omap4 is earlier than 0:3.0.0-1209.21
Linux : Debian DPKG Test :  linux-image-3.0.0-1209-omap4 is earlier than 0:3.0.0-1209.21 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : Debian DPKG Package linux-image-3.0.0-1209-omap4 package information
RPM Version less than 0:3.0.0-1209.21 (datatype=evr_string)
version is earlier than 0:3.0.0-1209.21 linux : dpkginfo_state 

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