AVG-98

Package linux-zen
Status Fixed
Severity High
Type privilege escalation
Affected 4.8.12-1
Fixed 4.8.12-2
Current 4.17.2-1 [extra]
Ticket None
Created Tue Dec 6 00:56:44 2016
Issue Severity Remote Type Description
CVE-2016-8655 High No Privilege escalation
A race condition issue leading to a use-after-free flaw was found in the way the raw packet sockets implementation in the Linux kernel networking subsystem...
Date Advisory Package Description
07 Dec 2016 ASA-201612-8 linux-zen privilege escalation