CVE-2016-4794

Priority
Description
Use-after-free vulnerability in mm/percpu.c in the Linux kernel through 4.6
allows local users to cause a denial of service (BUG) or possibly have
unspecified other impact via crafted use of the mmap and bpf system calls.
Ubuntu-Description
Sasha Levin discovered that a use-after-free existed in the percpu
allocator in the Linux kernel. A local attacker could use this to cause a
denial of service (system crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code with
administrative privileges.
Notes
jdstrandandroid kernels (flo, goldfish, grouper, maguro, mako and manta) are
not supported on the Ubuntu Touch 14.10 and earlier preview kernels
linux-lts-saucy no longer receives official support
linux-lts-quantal no longer receives official support
Package
Source: linux (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):not-affected
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.4.0-34.53)
Patches:
Introduced by
9c824b6a172c8d44a6b037946bae90127c969b1b
Fixed by
4f996e234dad488e5d9ba0858bc1bae12eff82c3
Introduced by
1a4d76076cda69b0abf15463a8cebc172406da25
Fixed by
6710e594f71ccaad8101bc64321152af7cd9ea28
Package
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
This package is not directly supported by the Ubuntu Security Team
Package
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):not-affected (4.4.0-1002.2)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected (4.4.0-1001.10)
Package
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE (trusty was ignored)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected
Package
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected (4.4.0-1003.3)
Package
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE (trusty was ignored)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected
Package
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE (trusty was ignored)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected (4.8.0-36.36~16.04.1)
Package
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected (4.8.0-36.36~16.04.1)
Product
linux-krillin:not-affected
Package
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Patches:
This package is not directly supported by the Ubuntu Security Team
Package
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
This package is not directly supported by the Ubuntu Security Team
Package
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE (trusty was not-affected)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE (trusty was released [3.19.0-66.74~14.04.1])
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE (trusty was ignored [out of standard support])
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):released (4.4.0-34.53~14.04.1)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE (trusty was ignored)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE (trusty was ignored)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected
Package
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE (trusty was ignored)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.4.0-1019.25)
Package
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (4.4.0-1022.25)
Package
Upstream:released (4.7~rc4)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Product
linux-vegetahd:not-affected
More Information

Updated: 2020-07-28 19:57:38 UTC (commit d26b6ca9f5b3adb89bb036ce73ae7dab894935ec)