CVSS Base Vector:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'linux'
Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the USN-4144-1 advisory.
Checks if a vulnerable Linux Distribution Package version is present on the target host.
It was discovered that the XFS file system in the Linux kernel did not
properly handle mount failures in some situations. A local attacker could
possibly use this to cause a denial of service (system crash) or execute
arbitrary code. (CVE-2018-20976)
Benjamin Moody discovered that the XFS file system in the Linux kernel did
not properly handle an error condition when out of disk quota. A local
attacker could possibly use this to cause a denial of service.
'linux' Linux Distribution Package(s) on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.
Please install the updated Linux Distribution Package(s).
Linux Distribution Package
Ubuntu Local Security Checks
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