Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2005-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2006-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Javier Fernï¿½ez-Sanguino Peï¿½oticed that the pwmconfig script
created temporary files in an insecure manner. This could allow a
symlink attack to create or overwrite arbitrary files with full root
privileges since pwmconfig is usually executed by root.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
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