Linux Kernel (Quantal HWE) Vulnerabilities Fixed in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

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http://news.softpedia.com – A security vulnerability that was discovered in the Linux kernel, affecting the Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin) operating system, has been announced by Canonical. Several security issues have been fixed in the kernel. For example, a flaw was discovered in the Linux kernel's uname system call. An unprivileged user could have exploited this flaw to read kernel stack memory. The security flaws can be fixed if you upgrade your system(s) to the linux-image-3.5.0-22-gen... (read more) (General)