========================================================================== Ubuntu Security Notice USN-1684-1 January 10, 2013 linux-ec2 vulnerability ========================================================================== A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: - Ubuntu 10.04 LTS Summary: The system could be made to leak sensitive system information. Software Description: - linux-ec2: Linux kernel for EC2 Details: A flaw was discovered in the Linux kernel's handling of script execution when module loading is enabled. A local attacker could exploit this flaw to cause a leak of kernel stack contents. Update instructions: The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions: Ubuntu 10.04 LTS: linux-image-2.6.32-350-ec2 2.6.32-350.59 After a standard system update you need to reboot your computer to make all the necessary changes. References: http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1684-1 CVE-2012-4530 Package Information: https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux-ec2/2.6.32-350.59
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