ADV2021_19 Ubuntu Security Advisory (05th February 2021)

Ubuntu published security updates on 05th February 2021, addressing vulnerabilities in the Linux Kernel affecting the following Products. It is recommended that you take the necessary precautions by ensuring your products are always updated.

  • Ubuntu 18.04 LTS 

  • Ubuntu 16.04 LTS 

  • Ubuntu 14.04 ESM 

For more information on this Ubuntu update you can follow the URL:  

https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-4711-1 

The Guyana National CIRT recommends that users and administrators review these updates and apply them where necessary. 

References 

  • USN-4694-1: Linux kernel vulnerability (05th, February 2021). Retrieved from Ubuntu Security 

          https://ubuntu.com/security/notices 

  • Ubuntu Security Advisory (08th, February 2021). Retrieve from the Canadian Centre for Cyber Security (Cyber Centre) 

          https://cyber.gc.ca/en/alerts/ubuntu-security-advisory-7