20 Sep 2012
DoS (Denial of Service)
This includes vulnerabilities ranging from excessive resource consumption (e.g. causing a system to use a lot of memory) to crashing an application or an entire system.
Ubuntu has issued an update for the kernel. This fixes some vulnerabilities, which can be exploited by malicious, local users and malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service).
Apply updated packages.
-- Ubuntu 10.04 LTS --