USN-662-1 fixed vulnerabilities in ndiswrapper in Ubuntu 810
This update provides the corresponding updates for Ubuntu 804 and 710 ...
Debian Bug report logs -
ndiswrapper-source: longs ESSIDs can expose security vulnerability
Maintainer for ndiswrapper-source is Julian Andres Klode <jak@debianorg>; Source for ndiswrapper-source is src:ndiswrapper (PTS, buildd, popcon)
Reported by: Kel Modderman <kel@otaku42de>
It was discovered that the Linux kernel could be made to hang temporarily
when mounting corrupted ext2/3 filesystems If a user were tricked into
mounting a specially crafted filesystem, a remote attacker could cause
system hangs, leading to a denial of service (CVE-2008-3528) ...