Ubuntu Update for Linux kernel vulnerabilities USN-1338-1
Please Install the Updated Packages.
Peter Eisentraut discovered that Rsyslog would not properly perform input validation when configured to use imfile. If an attacker were able to craft messages in a file that Rsyslog monitored, an attacker could cause a denial of service. The imfile module is disabled by default in Ubuntu.
rsyslog on Ubuntu 11.04
Updated on 2015-03-25