- Canonical Ubuntu – Kernel 3.19
A flaw was found in Linux kernel’s handling of nested non-maskable interrupts (NMIs). This flaw could allow an unprivileged local user to escalate their privileges or potentially cause a denial of service through a system crash.
Affected Products and Versions
Severity is high unless otherwise noted.
- The Cloud Foundry project BOSH stemcells version 3025 or earlier contain this vulnerability.
Users of affected versions should apply the following mitigation:
- The Cloud Foundry project has released BOSH stemcell 3026 which contains a patched version of the Linux kernel. It is recommended that Cloud Foundry Runtime deployments apply stemcell version 3026 or greater.