Kernel Vulnerability In Ubuntu Oneiric Ocelot

Vasiliy Kulikov, a security resercher recently discovered vulnerability in the Linux kernel, affecting all the Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric Ocelot) operating system. Linux kernel vulnerability that allows a local attacker to read various information on the system, leading to loss of privacy, because taskstats didn't enforce access restrictions. 
To know more about the vulnerability click Here 
This security flaw can be fixed if you update your Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric Ocelot) system to the linux-image-3.0.0-13 (3.0.0-13.22) kernel package. Run the Software Update app to do that and reboot the system. 


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