USN-1406-1: Linux kernel vulnerabilities

27 March 2012

linux vulnerabilities

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

  • Ubuntu 11.04

Summary

Several security issues were fixed in the kernel.

Software Description

  • linux - Linux kernel

Details

This USN was released in error and has been removed.

Update instructions

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

Ubuntu 11.04
linux-image-2.6.38-13-generic - 2.6.38-13.57
linux-image-2.6.38-13-generic-pae - 2.6.38-13.57
linux-image-2.6.38-13-omap - 2.6.38-13.57
linux-image-2.6.38-13-powerpc - 2.6.38-13.57
linux-image-2.6.38-13-powerpc-smp - 2.6.38-13.57
linux-image-2.6.38-13-powerpc64-smp - 2.6.38-13.57
linux-image-2.6.38-13-server - 2.6.38-13.57
linux-image-2.6.38-13-versatile - 2.6.38-13.57
linux-image-2.6.38-13-virtual - 2.6.38-13.57

To update your system, please follow these instructions: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Security/Upgrades.

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

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